CONNECTICUT killer Peter Manfredonia stopped at Sheetz in Pennsylvania to purchase items before his journey to Maryland Wednesday, Your Content has exclusively learned.
Police released images of a man matching Manfredonia’s description at a Sheetz convenience store in Chambersburg, Pa., which is just off I-81 in southern Pennsylvania. A black Hyundai Santa Fe stolen from East Stroudsburg, Pa., near where Manfredonia was last sited about 6 p.m. Sunday, was recovered near the Sheetz store.
“[A] new tip puts Manfredonia in Hagerstown, Maryland,” Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Petroski said. “The stolen Hyundai Santa Fe WAS recovered in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. If seen, DO NOT APPROACH, HE IS CONSIDERED ARMED & DANGEROUS, CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY!”
“There must’ve been 5 – maybe six helicopters circling my home,” a Scranton resident told Your Content. “They were there from midnight to well past 6 a.m.”
As Your Content readers know, the 23-year-old University of Connecticut student fled Connecticut after brutally murdering at least two people and kidnapping a third on May 22.
There are three Sheetz gas stations in the Chambersburg area. Two are right off Interestate 81. It was not immediately clear which Sheetz the images were taken from.
“Manfredonia has possibly made his way into the NEPA area. Please be aware of your surroundings and call 911 or the PA State Police at 570-963-3156 to report any suspicious activity,” police previously told Your Content.
Earlier today, police said the at-large killer hit the highway towards New Jersey for unknown reasons after stealing a black SUV in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, sometime Tuesday — according to an alert issued by Warren County officials.
Your Content readers were first to know that the FBI have drafted in agents from around the country to help bring the 23-year-old UConn student to justice after fleeing from a community nearby his hometown of Sandy Hook, Connecticut on May 22 following a string of murders, and sources close to the investigation previously told Your Content they are confident the mystery will soon be solved.