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



Location:
Malone, New York