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  • Ex-NY prison worker to pay nearly $80K for 2 inmates' escape story has photos
    Updated: Nov-06-15 4:08 pm

    PLATTSBURGH, New York - The former prison employee who provided the tools that two murderers used to cut their way out of a maximum-security facility in northern New York will pay the state nearly $80,000 to cover the costs of repairing the damage caused during the daring breakout.

  • Guard pleads not guilty to counts related to NY prison break 
    Updated: Nov-04-15 5:27 pm

    PLATTSBURGH, New York - An upstate prison guard accused of inadvertently helping two killers escape by providing them with hacksaw blades hidden in hamburger meat pleaded not guilty to felony charges on Wednesday.