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Brazilian gang leader fails in attempt to escape prison dressed as his daughter


A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter when she visited him behind bars and walking out the penitentiary's main door in her place, authorities have said. But prison officials said the nervousness displayed by Clauvino da Silva, also known as "Shorty", as he tried to leave the prison in the western part of Rio de Janeiro dressed as a woman gave him away.

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