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Saturday Jul 25 | via Stars and Stripes
On the heels of the shooting in Chattanooga, state Sen. Rob Ortt, R-North Tonawanda, has announced proposed legislation that he believes would provide better protection for personnel working at National Guard and ROTC recruiting centers across New York. Joined by other local officials and several veterans during a press conference Friday at the Erie County Naval & Military Park in Buffalo, Ortt said he is introducing a bill that would establish a 13-member group of experts to examine New York State National Guard recruiting centers and ROTC units and form recommendations to improve their security and protection systems. Comment?
Jun 28, 2015 | via The Norwalk Daily Voice
The second of two upstate prison escapees has been shot by a New York State Police sergeant and captured less than two miles south of the Canadian border on Sunday afternoon, state police said. David Sweat, 35, who was shot by Sgt. Comment?
Jun 28, 2015 | via The New Canaan Daily Voice
Escaped fugitive David Sweat has been shot by a New York State Police sergeant and captured just two miles south of the Canadian border on Sunday afternoon, state police said. The 35-year-old Sweat, who was shot twice by Sgt. Comment?
Jun 28, 2015 | via The Weston Daily Voice
Escaped fugitive David Sweat has been shot and captured just two miles south of the Canadian border on Sunday afternoon, according to multiple reports. The 35-year-old Sweat is inside an emergency room in a hospital near the site of the shooting, Constable, N.Y., CNN reports. Comment?
Jun 27, 2015 | via Daily Star
The stand-off between escapee David Sweat and Border Patrol officers erupted in woods some 30 miles away from the prison he escaped from. His accomplice Richard Matt was shot dead on Friday night three weeks after the pair broke free from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York. Comment?
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