A Brazilian drug lord who attempted to smuggle himself out of prison while dressed as his own daughter before being caught has been found dead.da Silva's failed prison escape, here.
Clauvino da Silva, 42, had been serving a 73-year sentence in Bangu prison, Rio de Janeiro, when he was caught trying to break out of jail wearing an elaborate disguise on Saturday.
Guards caught him and returned him to his cell, where he was found dead on Tuesday having apparently hanging himself with a bed sheet.
The Rio prison authority said it had launched an investigation into the death.
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Clauvino da Silva, found dead in jail cell. Failed prison escape last Saturday.
Daily Mail: Brazilian drug lord who tried to escape prison while disguised as his daughter is found 'HANGED' in his cell days after his jailbreak was foiled.