Husband of Jailed Prison Worker Joyce Mitchell Has No Plans to Divorce Her, Says Lawyer

Love knows no bounds, especially when it comes to Lyle Mitchell and his wife, Joyce Mitchell.

Joyce, who was arrested last month for helping convicted murderers Richard Matt and David Sweat escape from a maximum-security prison in upstate New York, told her husband the inmates were plotting to kill him, say authorities.

Prison Escapees Spotted on Titus Mountain in Upstate New York: Report

For more than five hours Monday night, a helicopter buzzed over the thick woods near the Titus Mountain Family Ski Center in upstate New York as police reportedly searched for the two convicts who escaped from the nearby Clinton Correctional Facility on June 6.

Joyce Mitchell, Arrested for Allegedly Aiding NY Convicts' Escape, Is 'Under Enormous Pressure,' Says Her Attorney

While law enforcement officials appear to be honing in on two prison escapees after their DNA was found in an upstate New York hunting cabin, prison worker Joyce Mitchell sits idly in a jailhouse, awaiting her next court date.

“I spoke to her this morning,” her attorney, Stephen Johnston, tells PEOPLE. “She is doing fairly well. I say fairly well because she is under enormous pressure.”

Slipper Factory Co-Worker: Joyce Mitchell Was Involved in a Love Triangle Before Allegedly Helping Prisoners Escape

Joyce Mitchell is no stranger to drama.

Years before Mitchell allegedly became involved with two convicted murderers at the Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York, she was the center of another love triangle with her first husband and her current husband.

Prison Worker Joyce Mitchell Visited in Jail by Husband as Acquaintance Says She 'Threw It All Away' for Murderers

Only Joyce Mitchell knows why she allegedly helped two convicted murderers escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York.

But Helen Premo, who was married to Mitchell’s first husband, Tobey Premo, came to her own conclusion: “Her self-esteem must be shot if she is looking for approval from murderers,” she tells PEOPLE. “She is married with a son. She had a good job. She had a good life. Now she threw it all away.”

NY Prison Employee Joyce Mitchell Arrested, Say Officials

Joyce Mitchell, a prison tailor shop worker who authorities say may have helped two convicted murderers to escape from a maximum-security prison last weekend has been arrested, officials said Friday night.

From Veep to 24: Pop Culture's Female Politicians Ranked

Last week, CBS premiered the new political drama Madam Secretary, which stars Téa Leoni as Elizabeth Faulkner McCord, the U.S. Secretary of State. It’s hardly a far-fetched concept, as we’ve seen three female secretaries of state since 1997: Madeleine Albright, Condoleezza Rice and Hillary Clinton.


Wentworth Miller Comes Out as Gay

Wentworth Miller has come out.

The former Prison Break star, 41, went public with the news in a letter to the St. Petersburg International Film Festival director Maria Averbakh, who had invited him to attend.

Prison Break's Sarah Wayne Callies talks about motherhood

Splashnews_cdsp270407m_001_cbbPrison Break’s Sarah Wayne Callies, 29, who is expecting her first child with husband Josh Winterhalt this summer, talked to FemaleFirst about her pregnancy, how it affects the show and her thoug

Pregnant Sarah Wayne Callies at Prison Break promo

Actress Sarah Wayne Callies, 29, who expects her first child in late summer, poses in Madrid, Spain while promoting Prison Break.