Two bandits were killed in an exchange of gun fire with the military police after robbing a business located on Avenue 10 in Remor neighbourhood in Rio Maria.
The owner of the business phoned the military police and passed on information about the criminals and told them that they had fled the BR-155 towards the town of Redemption on a black motorcycle. Acting on the information, the police started investigations and managed to locate them on the highway. The criminals began shooting at the police who returned fire. During the exchange the crims fell from the bike and tried to escape on foot through the woods where they were eventually shot.