Secretary of Environment and Tourism Altamira runs in ParáThe authors have not been identified and the Civil Police of the state is already investigating the motives of the crime.
The Secretary of Environment and Tourism Altamira, Luiz Alberto Araujo, It was executed by gunfire late on Thursday (13) when he arrived at his home in Uirapuru Jardim, in the city Pará. The authors have not been identified and the Civil Police of the state is already investigating the motives of the crime.
According to the agency, Araújo the working relationships are among the police investigation lines, since in Altamira there is "too much interference from loggers and large companies that exploit the region's forests".
Pará is the state that records the highest rates of deforestation in the Amazon and lost almost 36 square kilometers (km²) of forest cover in the last 10 years. According Deforestation Monitoring Project data in the Amazon, the municipality is in fourth place among the most deforested (in absolute numbers) of State, behind Sao Felix do Xingu, Paragominas and Maraba.
Police officials either require the office and the city hall to collect information about the routine work or possible threats to Araújo. Other personal issues, However, They are not discarded.
The crime occurred yesterday around 19h. Araújo came home in his private car, with his wife and two stepdaughters, and when parked in front of the residence, two men on a motorcycle stopped in front of the car and the person on the back made about seven shots, all toward the victim. According to police, It was a clear run, as the shooter even got off the bike, He opened the car door and made two or three shots in Araújo.
The woman and children were not injured. The secretary of the body should be released today (14) the expertise.