the brazilian Danilo Cavalcante 34 years old, sentenced to life imprisonment for stabbing and killing his ex-girlfriend, escaped, on Thursday (31), from a prison in the city of Chester, in the state of Pennsylvania, in the United States.
The county government issued a statement via a social network and said he had escaped at approximately 8:50 am and was wearing a white shirt, gray shorts and white sneakers. In addition, they are offering a reward of US$10,000, equivalent to R$49,500, for information leading to Danilo Cavalcante.
According to the agency, detectives and the Pennsylvania State Police are conducting a search with helicopters and dogs throughout the territory while prison authorities conduct an internal investigation.
The Public Ministry of the city defined Danilo as “an extremely dangerous man”.
The crime committed by the Brazilian took place in April 2021 and the conviction for 1st degree murder was on August 16 of this year, according to the government publication.
In addition, the note also states that Danilo is wanted for a murder that occurred in 2017 in Brazil.
See also: Elderly Brazilian is killed and dismembered in the US
Source: CNN Brasil
Bruce Belcher is a seasoned author with over 5 years of experience in world news. He writes for online news websites and provides in-depth analysis on the world stock market. Bruce is known for his insightful perspectives and commitment to keeping the public informed.