Escaped parolee sought by authorities on Staten Island

STAPLETON, Staten Island — Authorities are hunting for an escaped parolee on Staten Island early Thursday, police said.

Hector Calo fled from parole officers on Staten Island on July 20, 2017. (NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision)

The NYPD says the parolee, identified as 41-year-old Hector Calo, escaped from a home on Van Duzer Avenue in the Stapleton section of the borough.

Calo was on parole for a second-degree burglary conviction out of Manhattan, according to the state department of corrections.

He was released in August 2015 and set to remain under community supervision until 2020.