Robber Dhose de Souza da Costa, 22, detainee monitored by an electronic anklet, was shot on the afternoon of this Thursday, 1st, after, together with an accomplice, trying to rob a restaurant located on Rua Honório Alves, in the Quinze district, in the Second District of Rio Branco.
According to police information, the criminals arrived in a white Fiat Uno. Diogo and his partner got out of the car with a firearm, invaded the restaurant and announced the robbery. A plainclothes officer at the scene reacted and fired a shot, which hit Diogo in the head and the other criminal in the leg.
Even injured, Diogo still managed to run about 10 meters and fell on a public road. The other thief ran to the car and fled.
The ambulance of the Mobile Emergency Care Service (SAMU) advanced support was called. Paramedics provided first aid and referred Diogo to the Rio Branco Emergency Room. According to the SAMU Doctor, the patient was intubated and his health condition is serious.
Military Police from the 2nd Battalion were at the scene and isolated the area for the Expert’s work in criminalistics, then collected the characteristics of the other criminals and patrolled the region in search of arresting them, but no one was found.
The case will be investigated by the Civil Police officers of the Ready Employment Team (EPE), of the Specialized Criminal Investigation Police Station (DEIC).