Family to Sue After Alemão Shooting: Daily

By Stephen Eisenhammer, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The family of a fifteen-year-old boy shot on Sunday evening in Fazendinha, a favela which forms part of the Complexo do Alemão in Rio’s Zona Norte (North Zone), blame the police for the attack and have said they will sue the government over the incident. The teenager, named Evandro, was shot accidentally by members of the newly installed Pacification Police Unit (UPP) while on an errand to . . .

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