Two bodies were found in an area of forest that is in the Ramal da Praia Dourada, Tarumã neighbourhood, west of Manaus. One of the victims was identified as Carlos Pinheiro, of unknown age to date. According to information provided by the Experts of the Department of Technical Scientific Police, the woman was murdered with a gunshot and the man with two shots and a deep cut in the region of the neck.
The bodies were found by vigilantes who made the round in the locality and they activated the equipment of the 20th Community Police Company, (CICOM), that made the isolation of the area and activation of the competent organs.
So far the motive for the crime is not known, but police believe in a possible connection with drug trafficking.