Different actions carried out by teams from the Civil Police of the State of Ceará (PC-CE) resulted in the arrests of two men, in the municipalities of Fortaleza and Itaitinga – Integrated Security Area 25 (AIS 25) of the State. The individuals, arrested between Wednesday (08) and Thursday (09), are suspected of feminicide and homicide.
An arrest warrant was served this Thursday against Francisco Matheus Felipe Ferreira, 26 years old. The man is suspected of a homicide that occurred last August, in the Luciano Cavalcante neighborhood (AIS 10). The action that resulted in the arrest of the suspect was carried out in the Parque Genezaré neighborhood, in Itaitinga.
The second action was carried out this Wednesday. Francisco Gilvan da Silva, 43 years old, was arrested and charged with feminicide and concealment of a corpse. He is suspected of committing crimes against his own partner, a 51-year-old woman, in the Jangurussu neighborhood (AIS 3) of the Capital.
Both actions were carried out by teams from the Civil Police’s Homicide and Personal Protection Department (DHPP). The DHPP is the PC-CE unit that continues to lead the investigations with the aim of identifying whether the suspects participated in other illicit practices.
The public can contribute to investigations by passing on information that helps police work. Reports can be made to number 181, the Hotline of the Secretariat of Public Security and Social Defense (SSPDS), or to (85)3101-0181, which is the WhatsApp number, where reports can be made via message, audio, video and photography.
Information can also be forwarded to the DHPP phone number (85)3257-4807, which is also the Department’s WhatsApp. Confidentiality and anonymity are guaranteed.