Two young men were shot to death on a hill, in the street Francisca Campos, Felipe Shrimp. The victims were identified as Walace Medeiros da Costa, 19, better known as Novato, and Jenierrison José do Nascimento, 18, the head.
The two were sleeping in a makeshift hut on the hill peak, when they were surprised by men armed with 12-gauge shotgun and revolver. They were shot and died on the spot. According to information from the Miliary Police, the two were suspected of various crimes, including murder and several robberies in the region.
Moreover, the two were suspected of killing a teenager of 17 years in 2011. The Portal BO spoke with the father of Walace Medeiros, Mr. Joseph William. He reported that he had expected his son to finish this life, for he knew his involvement with the crimes, but he was sorry for not one parent wants to see his son.
Police also carried out inspections in the region of double murder, however, was unable to locate any suspects. Both bodies were taken to the Institute of Technical and Scientific Police (ITEP) in Ribeira.