Artist Jorge Selarón Found Dead: Daily

By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The body of Chilean artist and painter Jorge Selarón was found yesterday morning on the Lapa steps, or Escadaria Selarón, the landmark and work of art that he created. The cause of his death is currently unknown. The chief of Rio’s homicide department (DH), William Pena said that it was unclear whether or not it was suicide and that nothing had so far been ruled out.

The 65 year-old artist was found with burn marks on his body, which has now been moved to the Instituto M . . .

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