New York Prison Employee at Center of Escape Now in Custody

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Let's get to the breaking news. The two convicted killers still on the loose. But Joyce "Tillie" Mitchell, just taken into custody, accused of helping them break out. The noose tightening in one community in particular. Dogs picking up the scent. Gio Benitez is there. Good evening. Reporter: Amy, good evening to you. State troopers arrested Mitchell just after 5:00 P.M. Tonight. Tonight in the pouring rain, armed troops patrolling a small town. Mitchell may be in custody tonight, but the inmates are still on the loose. She has now been formally charged. Based on our investigation, has not provided power tools. Reporter: Authorities questioned her about whether she was supposed to drive the getaway car. On the ground here, the search expa expanding. Atvs plunging into the forest. The search is intensifying. A resident saying they thought they heard a gunshot. No word on what they might have been. But schools are closed, and road blocks preventing people from entering. People here told to keep their porch lights on at night. Folks like Laurie Stacey taking extra precautions. When I go to bed, yeah, I'm scared. I have a loaded shotgun next to my bed. Reporter: Seven days, and no one knows where they are. Thanks. And 18 million people on

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