Brazilian gang leader dresses up as daughter to escape prison
A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape prison with an interesting disguise.
that Clauvino da Silva, known as "Shorty," tried to escape prison disguised as his 19-year-old daughter.
Investigators said da Silva dressed up as his daughter when she visited him, but said his nervousness gave him away before he could make his getaway.
CBS reported that da Silva's plan was apparently to leave his daughter in the prison. She and seven other people are being questioned.
Rio's State Secretary of Prison Administration released photos showing da Silva in a silicon girl's mask and long dark-haired wig, wearing tight jeans and a pink shirt with a cartoon image of donuts.
After the attempt, CBS News reported da Silva was transferred to a unit of a maximum-security prison and will disciplinary sanctions.