Axar.az
UP
20 October 2018


His lover’s husband murdered ambassador

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

In a plot-twist worthy of a telenovela, a policeman from Rio de Janeiro has confessed to murdering the Greek ambassador to Brazil, who is said to have been his lover’s husband.

Axar.az reports that, Police say Sergio Gomes Moreira Filho, 29, admitted he’d strangled Kyriakos Amiridis to death at the direction of the diplomat’s Brazilian wife.

Investigator Evaristo Magalhaes labelled the killing “a crime of passion.”

The 59-year-old ambassador was missing from Monday to Thursday (December 26-29), when his body was found in a burnt-out car on the outskirts of the city.

Both Moreira and Amiridis’ wife Françoise have been taken into custody.

They are said to have plotted the crime a few days in advance.

Moreira’s cousin has also been detained under suspicion of acting as a lookout while the murder was committed and of helping to carry the body from the house for a promised sum of 24,000 euros.

Date
2016.12.31 / 22:23
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Injury toll climbs to 130 in Israeli gunfire in Gaza

Alaska's independent governor ends re-election bid

US calls on Russia not to assist Iran in selling oil

Putin offers condolences to India over numerous deaths

61 killed after train accident

Migrant caravan halted on Mexico-Guatemala border

IS defeated in Syria with Russia's support

Afghans vote amid chaos, corruption and Taliban threats

Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi died in consulate

Trump Administration preparing to exit INF Treaty

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla