Brazilian Soldiers Shoot Black Musician 80 Times

Robert Valencia
Apr 11, 2019 - 5:00
Brazilian Soldiers Shoot Black Musician 80 Times

Evaldo dos Santos Rosa, 51, a Black musician and security guard, was driving his family to a baby shower in northern Rio de Janeiro on Sunday when the Brazilian army opened fire on his vehicle. Officials believed that Dos Santos was a bandit who reportedly stole a white car nearby.  Police accused the soldiers of firing over 80 shots, killing Dos Santos. His wife’s stepfather and a passerby were injured, but Dos Santos’ 7-year-old son, 13-year-old granddaughter, and wife were...

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