He was a convicted and incarcerated murderer — with an apparent artistic flair.
A host of correctional officers and prison executives have been placed on leave from Clinton Correctional facility following the escape of two convicted murderers, authorities said Tuesday.
A Manhunt for the escaped New York inmates has finally ended.
Convicted murderer and escaped inmate David Sweat was shot near the Canadian border, Sunday, more than three weeks after breaking free from Clinton Correctional Facility, according to officials
Escaped prisoner David Sweat has been on the run for nearly three weeks, 1,100 law enforcement officers are looking for him and his partner in the stunning jailbreak has been killed.
Richard Matt, one of the two killers who escaped an upstate New York prison three weeks ago, was shot and killed Friday, two senior New York state officials told NBC News.
A New York prison seamstress helped two inmates escape by smuggling tools into prison inside of ground beef, a local prosecutor told NBC News Tuesday.
Police vehicles on Tuesday afternoon were converging on a campground in upstate New York near the cabin where searchers found DNA of two escaped murderers.
DNA from at least one of the two escaped New York prisoners was found at a burglarized cabin in a rural town about 20 miles from the prison, sources told NBC News on Monday.
Officials say they are searching an area of Allegany County in upstate New York for convicted killers David Sweat and Richard Matt after they had a "confirmed sighting" called in.
Hoping to heat up a trail gone cold, authorities released computer-enhanced images on Wednesday of what the two killers who escaped from a New York prison might look like after a week and a half on the run.
It's a symbol of freedom, and turning the ripe age of 130!
Heavily armed law enforcement officers in tactical gear converged Thursday on a small town in upstate New York miles from the maximum-security prison from which two convicted killers escaped in a "Shawshank Redemption"-style breakout over the weekend after a bloodhound picked up the scent of one or both of the murderers, a senior source familiar with the investigation told NBC News.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York announced a crackdown Monday on wage theft and worker abuse in nail salons after a series in The New York Times documented widespread exploitation of manicurists.
Scratch-off lottery ticket sold in Elmira, New York reads "You Elmira Trash".
An NBA player who once played for the Knicks and his wife were stabbed outside a popular nightclub in Chelsea early Wednesday, sources familiar with the investigation tell NBC 4 New York.
A man arrested after police allege he pointed a laser at multiple aircraft attempting to land and take off from LaGuardia Airport, leaving three pilots with eye injuries, says he didn't direct the beam.
A man is recovering from second and third-degree burns after he says his iPhone exploded in his pocket.
A Long Island man allegedly used a wooden figure in a hooded sweatshirt to drive solo in the Long Island Expressway's HOV lane because, he told officers, he was late to his new job, police said.
Three men from Brooklyn, New York, were arrested on Wednesday and accused of plotting to wage jihad for ISIS. One of the men had offered to kill President Obama if the militants asked him to, authorities said.