- Sweat, 35, is hospitalized in serious condition in Albany, the state capital
- He reportedly told investigators that Gene Palmer, a prison guard, was not involved in the escape
- Sweat tells investigators he and Matt planned to go to Mexico, New York governor tells radio program
Malone, New York (CNN)David Sweat and Richard Matt planned to head to Mexico after busting out of Clinton Correctional Facility more than three weeks ago, but had to improvise after the prison tailor accused of aiding them failed to show up to give them a ride, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday, citing statements reportedly made by Sweat to investigators.