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Former prison breakout artist believes Matt and Sweat ‘had a lot of help’

South Buffalo businessman Albert J. Steele Jr. has an unusual perspective on the prison break in Dannemora: He's been arrested 27 times, spent much of the 1970s in six different correctional facilities and busted out on three occasions.

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