How Escaped Killers Richard Matt, David Sweat Were Caught | Nightline | ABC Newsby ABC News   3 years ago

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After a three-week manhunt, authorities found the escaped inmates near the Canadian border.
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A three-week manhunt for two escaped prisoners, called a "nightmare" by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, came to a violent end this past weekend when one inmate was shot and killed Friday and another was shot and apprehended Sunday.

After 22 days of searching by more than 1,000 law enforcement officials, here is how the convicted murderers were captured:

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