Captured killer David Sweat gave cops a blow-by-blow of his escape and time on the run with fellow fugitive Richard Matt — revealing that their original plan was to flee to Mexico with the help of Shaw-skank prison worker Joyce “Tillie” Mitchell. [more at link]
State prison officials announced a major shake-up Tuesday at the maximum-security slammer where two convicted killers broke out and led authorities on a 23-day manhunt.
A “new leadership team” is being installed at the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, with three top-ranking officials and nine security staffers suspended, according to a statement from the Department of Corrections and Community Service. [more at link]