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Man is stabbed in a “mouth of tobacco” in the Nossa Senhora de Fátima neighborhood in Patos de Minas

The suspect was not located by the Military Police

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April 1, 2024

On the afternoon of this Sunday (31/3) a 43-year-old man was stabbed in a house where a “Mouth of Smoke” operates, in the Nossa Senhora de Fátima neighborhood in the city of Patos de Minas.

According to the incident, the SAMU team contacted the Military Police informing them that they were providing medical care to an individual who had been stabbed, on the corner of Avenida Getúlio Vargas and Rua José de Santana, in the center of Patos de Minas.

The Military Police went to the scene and found the victim being treated. The man had cuts on the finger of his left hand and left thigh, as well as bruises on his back.

The victim said he was in a “smoking hole”, on Rua Gerôncio Gonçalves, in the Nossa Senhora de Fatima neighborhood, using drugs together with other users, at which point an argument began with an individual. During the disagreement, the suspect took possession of a machete and struck the man several times.

The victim also said that other users also attacked him, but he was unable to give the names of the attackers.

After the incident, injured, the man got into his vehicle, a Fiat/Palio, and left the scene, going to the city center where he received medical help.


With the information in hand, the Military Police went to the address where the stabbing took place, however, the alleged attacker, aged 35, was not located.

By Toninho Cury

The article is in Portuguese


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