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  1. The note left by murderers David Sweat, left, and Richard Matt, when they broke out of jail.

    Authorities Warn Public Over New York Fugitives

    They crawled their way to freedom early Saturday, leaving a racist note that said “Have a Nice Day.” Murderers Richard Matt, 48, and David Sweat, 34, could be “anywhere,” police say, after they used power tools and their hands to carve a way out of the maximum-security Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York, just 25 miles from the Canadian border. The state is offering a $100,000 reward for information, more than 200 officers are involved in the search and Gov. Andrew Cuomo has warned that both men are extremely dangerous.

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