Richard W. Matt


Age: 49

Summary: prison escapee and one of two convicted murderers who engineered an elaborate escape from New York's largest prison called the Clinton Correction Facility in Dannemora, where he was serving a sentence of 25 years to life after being convicted in 2008 of murdering and dismembering a former boss, in which a team of agents from the Federal Customs & Border Protection agency found him in the woods in Malone, New York after he fired a shot at the back of a camping trailer while he was still armed with a 20-gauge shotgun and refused orders to surrender.

Cause of Death: Shot to death during a police confrontation

Born: June 25, 1966

Died: June 26, 2015

Malone, New York