Early Saturday morning, a residential surveillance camera recorded 34-year-old Danelo Cavalcante, an escaped convicted murderer, in the 1800 block of Lenape Road. This location is only about 1.5 miles from Chester County Prison in Pocopson Township.
Manhunt for Escaped Convicted Murderer
According to a report from ABC 13, An escaped convicted murderer, Danelo Cavalcante, broke free from Chester County Prison in Pocopson Township, Pennsylvania. Since his escape on Thursday at 8:50 a.m., law enforcement, including federal and local authorities, has been actively pursuing him.
He was recently captured on surveillance video at around 1:43 a.m. on Saturday, approximately 1.5 miles from the prison on Lenape Road. Despite being on the run, Danelo Cavalcante, escaped convicted murderer, was still wearing prison-issued pants and shorts underneath his clothing, along with a backpack of unknown origin.
Police have received over 100 tips from the community, including reports of possible break-ins within a one to two-mile radius of the prison, further heightening concerns about the escaped convicted murderer. On Friday night, a resident reported an attempted burglary in Pocopson Township, though it’s uncertain if it was Cavalcante.
Cavalcante, escaped convicted murderer, had been convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend and had an active murder warrant from Brazil. He was sentenced to life in prison just a week before the escape. The escape itself happened at 8:50 a.m. on Thursday, and Cavalcante was spotted on Wawaset Road around 9:40 a.m.