Clinton County Newswire

Clinton County Newswire

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  1. Notorious New York escapee returned to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... to reveal details about Sweat's transportation from the hospital to Five Points. The District Attorney for Clinton County, NY said David Sweat, the surviving inmate who escaped prison and eluded police for weeks is opening up about how they did it. ...

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  2. Authorities surround prison escapee David Sweat afterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... prison, authorities said. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1ICCQXT The District Attorney for Clinton County, NY said David Sweat, the surviving inmate who escaped prison and eluded police for weeks is opening up about how they did ...

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  3. LeBrun: Information gap wide in Dannemora prison escape falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Albany Times Union

    ... as elusive as Richard Matt and David Sweat were on the loose. Of course, he knows a great deal. According to Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie , citing ''reports,'' Sweat has implicated only himself, Joyce Mitchell and fellow escapee ...

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  4. Plattsburgh woman jailed on warrant stemming from her role in theft...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... 36, of Plattsburgh on a warrant issued by St. Lawrence County Court. Police said she had been picked up in Clinton County by authorities on warrants held by the Malone and Massena police departments. Massena Village Police picked up Ms. Duprey in ...

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  5. Troopers seek owner of backpack escaped Dannemora convict David Sweat had with himRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | North Country Now

    State police are looking for the owner of a "TYR" brand backpack that was found in the possession of escaped convict David Sweat June 28. The backpack is believed to have been stolen from a camp in the Franklin or Clinton County area, and resembles the one pictured here.

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  6. The Latest: Police seek owner of backpack carried by escapeeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... June 28. Troopers say the backpack is believed to have been stolen from a camp in neighboring Franklin or Clinton County. Sweat and Richard Matt escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora on June 6. Matt was fatally shot by a border ...

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  7. PEOPLE v. RIVERSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | FindLaw

    ... Plattsburgh (Jaime A. Douthat of counsel), for respondent. Appeal from a judgment of the County Court of Clinton County (Ryan, J.), rendered August 13, 2013, which revoked defendant's probation and imposed a sentence of imprisonment. In 2005, ...

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  8. After prison escape, Sweat and Matt bickered over booze, agilityRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | GantDaily.com

    ... attorney told CNN. During their time as fugitives, they had several close calls as authorities closed in, Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said. While hiding in the hunting cabin, they heard voices nearby at one point. And after the ...

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  9. After Escape, NY Prisoners Bickered Over Booze and AgilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... attorney told CNN. During their time as fugitives, they had several close calls as authorities closed in, Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said. While hiding in the hunting cabin, they heard voices nearby at one point. And after the ...

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  10. New warden, increased security after New York prison escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CBS News

    ... catwalks behind. Sweat told police that he and Matt conducted a practice run the night before their escape, Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said Tuesday. The inmate told police from his hospital bed that he masterminded the breakout ...

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  11. NY Prison Escapee Shot by Border Agent With M-4 RifleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WVNY

    ... Malone last Friday to help search for prison escapees Richard Matt and David Sweat. The pair broke out of the Clinton County Correctional Facility in Dannemora on June 6. According to CBP, the team was brought in by a helicopter following a ...

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  12. David Sweat says he never had sex with prison workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | New York Daily News

    ... Richard Matt was shot dead by pursuing police. Matt's body was finally claimed by his son Thursday from the Clinton County morgue, the Press-Republican newspaper in Plattsburgh, N.Y. reported. Sweat says prison worker Joyce Mitchell, charged with ...

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  13. 2 Convicted Murderers Practiced Night Before Prison BreakoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    One of two convicted murderers who broke out of a maximum-security prison in June told police that they conducted a practice run the night before their daring escape, a district attorney said. Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said David Sweat, 35, told police from his Albany Medical Center hospital bed that he masterminded the June 6 breakout from Clinton Correctional Facility and began working on it in January.

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  14. What Went Wrong: How Booze Broke Up The NY Prison EscapeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WBNS

    ... attorney told CNN. During their time as fugitives, they had several close calls as authorities closed in, Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said. While hiding in the hunting cabin, they heard voices nearby at one point. And after the ...

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  15. GRAPHIC: Photo of dead escaped prisoner Richard Matt surfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... attorney told CNN. During their time as fugitives, they had several close calls as authorities closed in, Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said. While hiding in the hunting cabin, they heard voices nearby at one point. And after the ...

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  16. Sweat says murderers split up while on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CNN

    ... attorney told CNN. During their time as fugitives, they had several close calls as authorities closed in, Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said. While hiding in the hunting cabin, they heard voices nearby at one point. And after the ...

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  17. DA: Injured Killer Has Different Escape StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... official accounts from soon after the June 6 breakout at the maximum-security Clinton Correctional Facility. Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie, who will prosecute Sweat for the escape says Tuesday that the injured cop-killer told ...

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  18. Top Officials at Clinton County Prison Placed on LeaveRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The NY Dept. of Corrections has announced Superintendent Steven Racette and Deputy Superintendent Stephen Brown of the Clinton County Correctional Facility are among 12 employees that have been placed on administrative leave in the wake of the escape of prisoners Richard Matt and David Sweat.

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  19. Retired Army colonel to run for Stefanika s seat in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... degrees from Indiana University. Upon retirement, he returned to his family home on an orchard in Peru, Clinton County, this year, where he decided running for Congress was the best way to continue to serve after his military career. “I think ...

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  20. Democratic Congressional hopeful makes Wednesday night stop in PotsdamRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    POTSDAM – The Clinton County man who announced his plans this week to run as the Democratic party's candidate for the 21st Congressional District seat currently held by Elise M. Stefanik brought his campaign to Potsdam Wednesday night. William “Mike” Derrick met at Sergi's restaurant with leaders of the St. Lawrence County Democratic Committee and local leaders, ranging from representatives of the the Laborer's Union in Massena to New York State United Teacher officials.

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