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2nd NY escapee shot, in custody

David Sweat (Source: NBC News) David Sweat (Source: NBC News)
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New York prison escapee David Sweat has been shot by police near the Canadian border, according to a report by NBC News.

Sweat is reportedly in custody.

The shooting comes two days after Richard Matt, 49, the man who escaped with Sweat 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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