Brazil News Dispatch SAO PAULO – Police arrested a young man over the weekend in Americana, 71 miles from the capital, after he broke into a vegetable stand to steal fruits, vegetables, eggs and a chicken. After gathering his booty, … Continue reading
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by Michael Hone Man arrested Sunday for Saturday night shooting death in Niteroi RIO DE JANEIRO – Police on Sunday night arrested a 35-year-old man suspected of killing a lawyer in his ex-wife’s house on Rua Duarte Galvao, in the … Continue reading
Two Italians and two Cubans Arrested in Iguassu Falls CURITIBA, Parana – The Federal Police (PF) announced today the arrest of four foreigners over the weekend in Iguassu Falls. The travelers were caught in the act of using false passports … Continue reading
by Michael Hone Suspect was the last person seen with the girl while she was alive FORTALEZA, Brazil – Early Wednesday morning, police arrested a man suspected of raping and killing his sister, aged 9. Francisco Antonio Cosmo de Melo, … Continue reading
by Michael Hone Mistress Flees in Horror as Dying Husband Bleeds Out in Alley SALVADOR, Brazil – The wife of Gilvan Santos Gonçalves, 34, a day laborer in the small town of Coaraci, Bahia, stabbed her husband to death Tuesday … Continue reading
by Michael Hone Accused of Shooting Ex-Girlfriend Six Times SALVADOR, Brazil – A police officer was arrested on suspicion of killing his ex-girlfriend and injuring a man who had a relationship with her. The attack took place in the public … Continue reading
by Michael Hone Victim’s Brazilian Boyfriend Considered Prime Suspect MARSHFIELD, Mass – First responders found the body of Brazilian Patricia Frois, 24, on Monday in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Police say that someone stabbed her to death.
GOIANIA, Goias – Early Saturday morning, Military Police (PM) arrested two suspected drug traffickers in the Vila Nova area of the capital of Goias state in central Brazil. One of those arrested offered police a U.S. $5,200 bribe to let … Continue reading
by Michael Hone Guard Became Suspicious Over the Fruit’s Weight MATINHOS, Brazil – Civil Police in this town, in the state of Parana, took a man into custody Tuesday afternoon after they caught him red-handed as he tried to enter … Continue reading
by Michael Hone Suspect Admits Breaking into Her Home but Denies Killing Her PONTA GROSSA, Brazil – The Civil Police on Monday afternoon took into custody a man accused of murdering a 21-year-old model found dead after leaving a bar. … Continue reading
Authorities Allege Slave Labor SAO PAULO, Brazil – A Bolivian couple has been arrested allegedly utilizing slave labor in a sweatshop they owned on Three Rivers Street in the Bom Retiro neighborhood of the capitol. The man is 34-years-old and … Continue reading
Boys Spend the Loot on Drugs SAO PAULO, Brazil – A 17-year-old was arrested after burglarizing a bakery in Suzano, in Metropolitan Sao Paulo yesterday.
Suffers Second Degree Burns After Quarrel with Ex BELO HORIZONTE, Minas Gerais – A woman suffered burns over 50% of her body after her ex-husband set her ablaze following a quarrel on Sunday night, in Ituana.
by Michael Hone After Shooting by Military Police, Mob Burns Civil and Military Police Stations BELEM, Brazil – The city of Sao Sebastiao da Boa Vista, on the Marajo Archipelago, in the State of Para saw some tense moments Saturday … Continue reading
Brazil News | RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Suspected robber, Virhilio Alexandre da Silva, 19, was taken to hospital after being pummeled by a crowd after he robbed the King of Pizza restaurant for the third time in a year … Continue reading