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Prison worker who helped killers escape gets up to 7 years

...the pair while she worked as an instructor in the prison tailor shop. She told investigators she agreed to be their getaway driver before backing out after suffering a panic attack. The escapees were forced to scrub plans to head to Mexico and...
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Prosecutor: Worker discussed having inmates kill husband

...Sheriff David Favro described her as "composed" during the visit.Prosecutors say Mitchell had agreed to be the getaway driver but backed out because she still loved her husband and felt guilty for participating.She was charged last week with...
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Rainy weather hinders hunt for loose killers

...Prosecutors say Joyce Mitchell, a prison tailoring shop instructor who befriended the inmates, had agreed to be the getaway driver but backed out because she still loved her husband and felt guilty for participating.District Attorney Andrew Wylie...
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New York prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

...punch tool and a screwdriver to Matt on May 1. Authorities say she became close with the pair and agreed to be their getaway driver. But she backed out at the last moment, forcing the two to flee on foot after they emerged from a manhole near the...
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Inmates eyed Mexico but ride backed out

...Prosecutors have previously said prison tailor shop employee Joyce Mitchell got close to the men and agreed to be their getaway driver but backed out because she felt guilty. Authorities also have said they discussed killing Mitchell's husband...
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Searchers buoyed by fresh DNA comb woods for escaped inmates

...that he's "absolutely 100 percent" certain the pair would have killed him and his wife if his wife had been their getaway driver, as initially planned.Lyle Mitchell said his wife, Joyce Mitchell, told him Sweat and Matt offered to give her...
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Investigators believe prison employee was in on escape plot

DANNEMORA, N.Y. - Investigators believe a female prison employee had agreed to be the getaway driver in last weekend's escape by two killers but never showed up, a person close to the case told The Associated Press on Thursday...
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Alaska Digest

...base spokeswoman Linda Douglass. Reyes allegedly acted as the gunman, McGee was the lookout and Scott acted as the getaway driver in the robbery of the Holiday convenience store early Tuesday. Reyes and McGee were in contact via two-way radio...
Trial opens in Anchorage home invasion shooting deaths case

...investigators, Pfister was the "lay-off guy" with the lookout responsibilities for the home invasion. Pico was the getaway driver. She parked at a Tesoro gas station near the home, Fayette said.James' son was in a relationship with Pfister's...
'Drive' a thrilling ride

...a straight-up saga about a man who crashes cars as a movie stunt driver by day and helps crash businesses as a getaway driver by night. In a more mainstream universe, this could be the set-up for a Jason Statham headbanger.But that's...


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