More Information Released About Sweat Being Taken Into Custody

June 28, 2015

CONSTABLE, NY – State Troopers have released more information about the arrest of David Sweat:

At approximately 3:20 p.m. on June 28, Sergeant Jay Cook of the New York State Police spotted a suspicious man walking down a roadway in the Town of Constable.

Sergeant 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.