Escapee Danelo Cavalcante Spotted 1.5 Miles from Chester County Prison
Danelo Cavalcante, an escaped inmate who was convicted of murder, is being sought by authorities in Chester County, Pennsylvania. Cavalcante was seen on a residential surveillance camera and there have also been reports of attempted burglary. The search for Cavalcante involves hundreds of law enforcement officers from the U.S. Marshals Service, SWAT teams, and local, state, and federal agencies.
POCOPSON TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Chester County Prison residents are told to lock doors as the search for escaped inmate Danelo Cavalcante continues into a third day.
Cavalcante, convicted of murder, was seen on a residential camera near the prison early Saturday, according to the Chester County District Attorney’s Office. He was also linked to an attempted burglary Friday night.
Hundreds of law enforcement officers, including U.S. Marshals Service, SWAT teams and local, state and federal agencies are aiding the search. Cavalcante was convicted of first-degree murder charges in Brandao’s killing. There’s a $10,000 reward for information leading to his capture, according to the DA’s office.
Stay tuned, this story is developing and will be updated.
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