Lieutenant of the So Paulo Military Police (PM), Henrique Ottavio Oliveira Velozzo Last Sunday, the City Court of Justice requested that he be investigated as the prime suspect in the murder of jiu jitsu world champion Leandro Lo, while requesting a provisional arrest for 30 days.
The case, which shocked Brazil and crossed borders, continues to add to the unpleasant episodes in which the officer in question took part. In addition to confronting and dismissing a co-worker of a lower grade, it was recently discovered that she was also He was accused of thrashing a woman two years ago.
local newspaper folha ds pablo disclosed the details of February 1, 2020 In which Velozzo was aboard a speedboat on the north coast of the city of So Paulo.
According to the information recorded in the Ministry of Public Security (SSP), it has been confirmed that A woman lodged a complaint with the police After suffering physical assault on February 2 of that year, while the next day PM filed a complaint of defamation against him.
Reports that the media had access to detailed that on the first day of February the officer, who is now detained at Area 5 Police Command, was part of a boat trip and he carried a gun That he opened it to show the passengers and he also opened fire.
On a trip in which the policeman may have also lent his pistol for other people to use, Velozzo approached one of the women on the boat, lowered his pants and asked him: “That’s what you want?”, as quoted in the document. immediately The woman pushed him and he punched her in the face.
Once they reached the mainland, they went their separate ways, leaving each incident behind. However, the next day The woman went to the Caraguatatuba police station To file a complaint of physical harassment. On becoming aware of the allegation, Velozzo Contacted the San Substian Police Station (on 3 February) and Defamation complaint.
Back None of those involved continued to pursue the case,
The report also stated that the lieutenant had starred in Argument with the captain of the boat Having learned of a dispute with the woman, he immediately tried to touch the port: “You can rule here, but when you get to the beach, we’ll see who’s in charge,” Velozzo would have warned him. .
When asked about the matter, the lawyer Joao Carlos Campaniniwho now represents Henrique Velozzo, commented that I was not aware of the recorded incident.
The officer, who was 28 at the time, was Promoter and producer of a project called Second ForceThe aim of which was to prevent cases of violence against women. “Due to the conflicting facts between a possible attack on a woman and the image of an officer in charge of a women’s self-defense project, this could create an institutional image crisis,” the document was issued by the PM announcing the lieutenant’s departure. of the program