|State Police say DOCCS Clinton Dannemora escapee Sweat captured after being shot by trooper in Town of Constable.|
|Text of press release.|
28 June 2015
June 28 UPDATE on search for Clinton Correctional Facility escapee David Sweat
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Charles E. Guess
Troop B Commander
At approximately 3:20 p.m. on June 28, Technical Sergeant Jay Cook a member of the New York State Police spotted a suspicious man walking down a roadway in the Town of Constable.
The Sgt. Cook shot and injured Clinton Correctional Facility escapee David Sweat. Sweat was taken into police custody alive, then taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries.
His condition is unknown at this time.