Fry cook who killed hairdresser last week arrested in Manaus

The criminal justified the crime stating that the victim had stolen US $ 30 and his cell phone.
18/04/2016 14h35 - Updated 18/04/2016 14h35
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The Civil Police of Amazonas, by the research team of the 12th District Integrated Police (DIP), He held on Friday, day 15, the cafeteria fry cook Maxwell Coelho Neves, 27, author hairdresser homicide Wellington Correa de Souza, occurred on Wednesday, day 13, in the Central South zone of Manaus. The victim had 18 years.

According to the chief proprietor of the 12th DIP, Rafael Guevara, Maxwell was arrested by the investigation team of the police unit for the morning, in a house located at Rua Visconde de Santa Cruz, in Flores neighborhood, Centro-Sul, after receiving anonymous reports.

"Initially, We had received information that he would flee to Tefé, distant 523 kilometers straight from the capital. We rode bell at the Port of Manaus, but he did not show up. On Friday, day 15, We knew that he was hiding at the address where he was found and arrested him ", Guevara explained.

As the police authority, The murder happened in the early hours of the day 13, on public road, near the Maxwell residence, in the Orange Park Set. Rafael Guevara said he had suspected that the offender had involvement in crime, since it was the last person seen with the victim still alive. Maxwell, second or delegate, He admitted responsibility for the murder and said he committed the criminal act by the suspect that Wellington had stolen.

"In testimony, Maxwell reported that he was at home drinking alcohol in the victim's company. At one point, the fry cook would have gone to the bathroom and, returning, He realized that his mobile device and R $ 30 were gone. Wellington had left the place. The offender then went in search of Wellington and at the time found, the two started a fight, at which Maxwell hanged the victim using a clothesline ", said the owner of the 12th DIP.

The preventive arrest warrant in the name of Maxwell was issued on Friday, day 15, the judge of the Criminal Duty, Luciana da Eira Nasser. The offender was charged with aggravated murder and, after completion of legal procedures in the station, it will be forwarded to the Public Jail Judge Raimundo Vidal Pessoa, which will be available to the Justice.

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