Report: Brazil Soccer Pro Kidnapped, Beheaded By Drug Lords

Posted on: 10:22 am, October 30, 2013, by , updated on: 11:10am, October 30, 2013


Former Brazilian footballer Joao Rodrigo Silva Santos has been kidnapped and decapitated by suspected drug traffickers in Rio de Janeiro.

As confirmed by Matt Roper of the Mirror, the former Bangu, Olimpia, Nacional and Oster player’s severed head was delivered to his wife on the morning of Oct. 29.

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