On the morning of this Saturday (03), the body of a man was found in the Municipal neighborhood, formerly Vila dos Peixes, in Vacaria. Residents heard gunshots in the early morning around 2 am. The Civil Police and the Military Brigade were at the scene and the body was taken to the Legal Medical Institute.
The man, who appeared to be in his 30s, was shot dead, with about 15 shots. According to the survey, the weapon used for the crime was a 380 caliber pistol. According to information from the Military Brigade, he had no documents. The place where the body was found is on a football field at the back of the 10th Military Police Battalion.
The area was cordoned off so that the Civil Police can carry out the survey and start investigations, as well as recognition of the victim. The causes of what happened will be investigated.
Man who died after traffic accident in São Marcos identified
The resident of São Marcos, Gerônimo Scopel, 41, better known as Gege is the man who died after a traffic accident on the night of this Friday (2), in São Marcos.
According to information from the Federal Highway Police, Scopel was a hitchhiker of a UP, which was driven by a 31-year-old woman. The car, licensed in São Marcos, collided with a Cruze, licensed in Vacaria. The accident took place on BR-116, KM 113, around 9:25 pm.
The woman, driver of the UP and the driver of the Cruze, were also sent for medical attention.
The circumstances of the accident have not yet been released, but police are investigating. The PRF reported that the driver of the Cruze was drunk.