A criminal investigation judge at the Court of Guimarães this Thursday applied preventive detention to the four members of a family suspected of assaults, with a white weapon, against a neighbor, in a neighborhood of that city, said a source from the Judiciary Police.
According to the source, the suspects are a couple and two children and are 42, 39, 21 and 16 years old.
According to a statement from the Judiciary Police (PJ), the facts had two “episodes”, the first of which took place in the late afternoon of September 13th.
“After a disagreement between the group in which the detainees belonged and a resident of the same neighborhood, at the entrance to the block where the latter resides, there was physical confrontation between the different individuals, which resulted in serious injuries, produced by a knife, the victim, who was hospitalized in a serious condition”, he says.
It adds that some of the aggressors also resorted to the hospital, also with stab wounds, evaluated as less serious.
In the second episode, recorded on October 5, at the same location, the The victim was ambushed by the suspects and attacked again, several times, with a knife, being hospitalized in a serious condition.
The defendants are indicted for qualified homicide, in the attempted form.