Five persons were killed by an unknown gunman in a cathedral in the southeastern Brazilian city of Campinas, near Sao Paulo, on Tuesday, he later killed himself.
According to the Paramedics, the man fired a revolver and a .38-caliber pistol inside the cathedral, also wounding several people before killing himself.
According to the Police spokesman, “An individual entered a church and opened fire on several people.
“Currently the information we have is six deaths and three wounded,” the spokesperson said, declining for the moment to say whether the gunman was included in the toll.
The lifeless body of the gunman, wearing jeans and a blue t-shirt, lying inside the cathedral, holding a discharged pistol in his right hand was shown on Television.