Youth Shot by Stray Bullet at Home in Rio de Janeiro, Dies in Sister’s Arms

A Physical Education graduate from UERJ, Caio Gomes Soares died inside his home at around 7 AM on Monday, October 19th. ''He died with a glass of juice in his hand,'' lamented his mother.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A 23-year-old was killed inside his home in Catumbi, in the central region of Rio, on Monday morning. Caio Gomes Soares was shot by a stray bullet after getting out of bed to get a juice, at around 7 AM. The young man died instantly in his 24-year-old sister's arms.

"He died with a glass of juice in his hand," said Maria José Gomes de Andrade, Caio's mother.

According to the street's residents, which is located opposite Morro da Coroa, the shooting broke out after State Police (PM) arrived . . .

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