Thursday (07/04/2011) has been found a rotten body, inside a water tank used to supply water to the city called São Francisco, in the State of Minas Gerais northweast in Brazil.
A few days ago, the inhabitants of the city were feeling a bad smell and a bitter taste from water.
Then, after several complaints about its quality, an employee went to check the tank, find inside the body.
The unidentified persons body until now, was in an advanced state of putrefaction, some signs have shown that there was already around at least six months.
Authorities still do not know how to explain how it could happen. Because the door to enter the tank is locked, only that the key to access are the few employees.
Sao Francisco residents claiming compensation from the company responsible for water supply in the city