RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Civil Police is investigating a woman who took a dead elderly man in a wheelchair to a bank branch in the central region of Campinas (São Paulo) to prove he was alive so he could collect his pension.
The case occurred at a Banco do Brasil branch on October 2nd and was uncovered after the woman, in an attempt to expedite service, said that her purported partner, a 92-year-old man, was feeling unwell. As a result, the Fire Department was called in and found not only that he was already dead, but . . .