Why is Danelo Cavalcante trending? HOLR is breaking it down, below.

Danelo Cavalcante is an escaped prisoner who is currently going viral online. According to this article, Cavalcante stole a van and visited the homes of two people this past weekend.

Danelo Cavalcante Update

Calvalcante- an escaped Pennsylvania killer- was captured on a Ring doorbell recently tried to contact the acquaintances he tried to visit. Calvalcante sported a new look in a still captured from the Ring camera video going viral online. He appears to be clean-shaven, looking different than when he was previously behind bars.

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Image Credit: Chester County District Attorney/PA State Police

Escaped Prisoner 

As noted in this article, the convicted killer escaped jail and has been on the move for approximately 12 days. As noted in the article, Cavalcante allegedly was spotted on a jail surveillance video escaping from Chester County Prison.

Escaped Murderer in Pennsylvania

Check out the viral video below of Cavalcante escaping that is making its rounds online posted by user @cbsmornings:


Footage shows convicted murderer Danelo Cavalcante crawling his way up two walls before pushing through razor wire to escape a Pennsylvania prison. Authorities say they won’t give up until they have him in custody. #news #crime

♬ original sound – CBS Mornings

The video shows Cavalcante supposedly “crab-walking” between two walls in an exercise yard.

It is alleged that Cavalcante then jumped down to a less secure area, and pushed through razor wire to escape, as noted in the above video. The tower officer reportedly did not see or report the escape and- according to the acting Warden- the tower guard has been placed on leave.

Calvacante was reportedly awaiting transfer to a state prison to serve a life sentence for murdering his ex-girlfriend, as mentioned in the above video.

Danelo Cavalcante Caught?

Cavalcante has yet to be captured, police are currently searching for the convicted criminal.

Published by HOLR Magazine.