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Young gay man shot dead after fight in São Paulo

The young Alex Sanre da Silva, 24, was killed by five shots on Saturday morning in Sao Paulo. The family suspects homophobia. The boy was homosexual.

According to reports, Alex was in the bar the night before at a bar with friends when he got into an argument with a man described only with gray hair.

He threatened to expel the young man from the establishment and there he would have shown a gun at his waist. Later, the suspect would have followed the victim to his house and fired the shots.

One of the bullets struck Alex’s head and died in front of his house. The young man’s friends, who later left, report having seen the alleged murderer in the vicinity of the crime.