Published 02/01/2024 11:00
Tiago Lenoir, lawyer for the Corinthians player who went out with a 19-year-old girl who fell ill and died during the meeting, gave some explanations about what happened. He understands that the player did not commit any crime. The interview was given to ‘Estadão’.
According to the professional, Dimas Cândido, 18, and his wife met through social media and arranged to meet at the athlete’s apartment. “There they had consensual sexual relations with the use of a condom. After the act, he realized that she had blacked out,” he pointed out.
According to the lawyer, Dimas called Samu and was instructed over the phone to have a cardiac massage, while a team traveled to the location. “Dimas accompanied the girl in the ambulance and at the hospital. After about 20 minutes after being admitted, unfortunately, she passed away”, says the lawyer.
Still according to the defender, the player was invited to go to the police station and testified as a witness. “He provided the clarifications and was released, as there was no evidence of a crime at the scene. His report is that there was no consumption of drugs or alcoholic beverages. He is very shaken, but remains available to provide further clarifications, if necessary. necessary. He lives in São Paulo”, added Dimas’ lawyer.
Dimas Cândido de Oliveira Filho plays as a midfielder and has been part of the Corinthians under-20 squad since April 2023. Born in João Pessoa (PB), he was transferred to the São Paulo team by Coimbra, from Minas Gerais. The athlete played 12 games for Corinthians. His contract with the São Paulo club runs until January 2025.