Man fatally shoots his ex-girlfriend before turning gun on himself

BRAZIL – A man shot and killed his ex-girlfriend before turning the gun on himself last Wednesday afternoon.

35-year-old Josiane Pereira, was waiting for her daughters outside their school when her ex-boyfriend, João Paulo, showed up gun in hand.

josiane pereira shot dead outside daughters school
Josiane Pereira was shot dead outside her daughters’ school while waiting for them to finish class.

CCTV footage shows Paulo shooting Pereira in the chest before shooting himself twice in the head, the first bullet only grazing him.

According to reports, the two had been dating for 5 months before Pereira recently put an end to their relationship. Paulo would have not accepted the breakup. 

josiane pereira shot dead outside daughters school
Bullet marks from the shooting could be seen on the school’s wall.

Both were rushed to a nearby hospital where Pereira was pronounced dead. Paulo underwent surgery while in police custody and his condition is said to be stable.