Escaped prisoner Danelo Cavalcante has been noticed once more and has modified his look, police mentioned early Sunday as they attempt to slim in on the Pennsylvania fugitive.
A sighting was reported late Saturday “within the northern Chester County space close to Phoenixville,” Pennsylvania State Police mentioned in an announcement.
They added that he had now modified his look since he was noticed twice on Friday throughout the Chester County search space, and was driving a stolen van with a fridge on high.
“He’s clear shaven and final seen carrying a yellow or inexperienced hooded sweatshirt, black baseball fashion hat, inexperienced jail pants, and white sneakers. He’s working an unknown car probably white in colour,” police mentioned.
The U.S. Marshal Service launched new photographs, seemingly captured on a Ring digicam, alongside the assertion.
A number of hours later, police mentioned that Cavalcante was driving a white Ford Transit van.
“The van has a refrigeration unit on the highest. The car is reported stolen by Baily’s Dairy,” they mentioned.
Cavalcante was sentenced to life in jail with out the potential for parole final month, having been convicted of fatally stabbing his former girlfriend.
He slipped out of the Chester County Jail in Pocopson Township on Aug. 31, an escape that was captured on surveillance video exhibiting that he stretched himself throughout the train yard partitions earlier than climbing to the roof.
A jail guard on obligation when Cavalcante escaped was fired having violated jail coverage by having a cellphone within the tower, a Chester County spokesperson mentioned Friday.
A reward of as much as $20,000 is being provided for ideas that result in the arrest of Cavalcante, 34. Police are anticipated to carry a information convention later Sunday.