November 9, 2023 – 12:10
Investigation PC -CE RUSSAS Suspects arrested
The Civil Police of the State of Ceará (PC-CE) served two temporary arrest warrants against two men, aged 20 and 25, investigated for involvement in crimes in the city of Russas, which is in the Integrated Area of State Security 18 (AIS 18). The police offensive took place this Thursday morning (09), in the municipality.
The first to be arrested was identified as Cleiton Marques de Lima. According to police investigations, the crime occurred in July this year. At the time, the victim, a 53-year-old woman, was killed by gunshots.
The investigative work was coordinated by teams from the Russas Regional Police Station. With the court order in hand, the police carried out investigations and located the target, in the Lagoa do Toco neighborhood. PC-CE continues with investigations in order to clarify the fact.
Still during the investigations in the city, Alexandre Trindade de Sousa, with convictions for theft, was also arrested. He is being investigated for a crime of homicide, registered in June 2023. At the time, the victim, aged 25, with previous records of robberies, was shot dead in the town of Peixe.
After capture, the individuals were taken to a police unit, where the arrest warrants were served. They are available to the courts.
The public can contribute to investigations by passing on information that helps police work. Information can be directed 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.
Complaints can also be forwarded to the Russas Regional Police Station by calling (88) 3411-8567. Confidentiality and anonymity are guaranteed.