A photo of escaped convict Richard Matt’s body was posted by local Buffalo news station WIVB 4 early Wednesday morning and subsequently posted by Gawker.

WIVB did not report where they obtained the extremely graphic image.

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Richard Matt was one of two escaped convicts that were on the lam for several weeks, eluding search teams in upstate New York.

Matt was killed by three shots to the head.

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See the NSFW image on WIVB’s website.

Matt Lee is a Web producer for Metro New York. He writes about almost everything and anything. Talk to him (or yell at him) on Twitter so he doesn’t feel lonely @mattlee2669 .