Rio – Military Police has conducted an operation on Morro do Dendê, on Ilha do Governador since afternoon on Tuesday. Since then, Officers from the Special Police Operations Battalion (Bope) have been in the community in Rio-North. By the end of the night, a trafficker had been injured during confrontation with PM and rescued at Evandro Freire Municipal Hospital, in the same neighborhood. A gun was grabbed with it.
Videos circulating on social networks show lack of shooting across the community sky during the operation, at night. look!
The scoops on Morro do Dendê started at 10.45 and lasted until at least 11.30. "Many shots, God bless the people who come home", a resident posted on social networks. "I'm listening to Moneró and my mother from Portuguesa. It's echo," said another. "We listened and we were worried here. I could hear all over the island," said a third.
Bope's activities at Morro do Dendê began hours after Major Alan de Luna Freire's 40-year-old assassination, confined to the Governor's Island (17th BPM) battalion. He was performed this morning in Nova Iguaçu, in Baixada Fluminense.
According to colleagues of the Major, he recently arrested members of Fernando Gomes de Freitas, Fernandinho Guarabu, 39, head of drug trafficking in the Governador Island communities. The regime for the murder of the police may have given Antonio Eugênio de Souza, Batoré, appointed as "matador" of the gang Guarabu.