Escaped Inmate David Sweat Shot Near Canadian Border

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(NBC NEWS) 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.

Sweat’s condition is not known.

The shooting comes two days after Richard Matt, 49, the man who escaped with Sweat, 35, on June 6, was shot dead in Malone, which is about 40 miles away from the prison and 20 miles away from the Canadian border.

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