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.
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.