Rio de Janeiro, (Brazil): Gunmen killed at least 11 people in a bar in northern Brazil on Sunday, officials said.
According to the public safety department of northern Para state, "the shooting took place in the city of Belem."
There was no immediate word on the motive of the shooting. The attackers fled but the news website G1 quoted police as saying that one of the attackers was wounded and is in police custody.
"The fatalities are six women and five men," G1 reported.
Seven men carried out the shooting after arriving on a motorcyle and in three cars. The news portal G1 said that they fled after the attack.
The bar where the shooting took place is in a neighborhood which got police reinforcements in March to fight crime.
Your guide to the latest cricket World Cup stories, analysis, reports, opinions, live updates and scores on https://www.firstpost.com/firstcricket/series/icc-cricket-world-cup-2019.html. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram or like our Facebook page for updates throughout the ongoing event in England and Wales.
Updated Date: May 20, 2019 12:36:08 IST