Carrefour Porto Alegre : Black Man Was Beaten To Death In Brazil

A Black Man Was Beaten To Death In Carrefour Porto Alegre Brazil

Carrefour Porto Alegre : Black Man Was Beaten To Death In Brazil

João Alberto Silveira Freitas, died after being beaten at the door of a Carrefour supermarket in Porto Alegre (RS), on Thursday night (19).

A 40-year-old man, identified as João Alberto Silveira Freitas, died after being beaten at the door of a Carrefour supermarket in Porto Alegre (RS), on Thursday night (19). The information is from the newspaper Zero Hora.
According to the report on istoe , the crime occurred after a discussion within the establishment involving an employee, a security guard from a third-party company and a temporary PM. The two men were arrested and arrested in flagrante delicto for manslaughter.
The confusion would have started at the supermarket checkout when the man, who was shopping with his wife, would have threatened to attack the employee, who called security.
The temporary PM and the security guard would have sent Silveira Freitas out of the supermarket. According to the Military Brigade, which initially responded to the incident, the victim started fighting with the pair for not wanting to leave the scene. Witnesses at the scene say the man was followed and beaten on the way out.
In a video shared on social networks, it is possible to see the two men assaulting Silveira Freitas and a woman near them.

This incident sparked a wave of anger on social media.
“Carrefour informs that it will adopt the appropriate measures to hold those involved in this criminal act responsible. It will also break the contract with the company that is responsible for the security guards who committed the aggression. The employee who was in charge of the store at the time of the incident will be terminated. Out of respect for the victim, the store will be closed. We will contact the family of Mr. João Alberto to provide the necessary support.
A Black Man Was Beaten To Death In Carrefour Porto Alegre Brazil
A Black Man Was Beaten To Death In Carrefour Porto Alegre Brazil
Carrefour deeply regrets the case. Upon learning of this inexplicable episode, we initiated a rigorous internal investigation and, immediately, we took the appropriate steps for those responsible to be legally punished.
For us, no type of violence and intolerance is permissible, and we do not accept situations like these to happen. We are deeply dismayed by everything that happened and will follow the developments of the case, offering all support to the local authorities. ”

Black Man Was Beaten To Death In Carrefour Porto Alegre Brazil

A Black Man Was Beaten To Death In Carrefour Porto Alegre Brazil
A Black Man Was Beaten To Death In Carrefour Porto Alegre Brazil

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