The criminals ordered the driver to leave the vehicle and fired several shots at the patient in the West Zone of the city
In another night of violence in Rio de Janeiro , a man was executed with several shots inside an ambulance , in front of a hospital, in the West Zone of the city.
According to information from the Military Police , the crime occurred on Guarulhos Street, on the side of Albert Shweitzer Hospital in Realengo, late Saturday night. The ambulance carrying the patient was intercepted by a car occupied by four men carrying rifles.
The patient arrived at the hospital brought from another health facility where he had undergone a medical examination. The criminals ordered the driver to leave the ambulance and fired several shots at the patient. The crime is investigated by the Homicide Office of the Capital.
Earlier this morning, several drivers were victims of a trawler on Avenida Brasil, one of the city’s main expressways. Military Police of the Battalion of Policing in Expressways (BPVE) were called to check a report of the robbery of cars at the time of Barros Filho neighborhood of the north zone. A driver who remained at the scene of the crime reported the robbery and was taken to record the incident at the 39th Police Station in Pavuna.
In social networks, monitoring profiles and alert residents about violent episodes reported reports of gunshots in various neighborhoods of the city, including Cidade de Deus and Rocinha. Asked about the report, the Military Police reported that there was no official record of shootings or clashes in the communities.
Earlier this morning, agents of the Shock Police Battalion (BPChq) carried out operations in the Bateu Mouche community in Praça Seca, which is the target of a dispute between drug traffickers and militiamen. But there is also no official information on confrontation arrests or seizures.