Brazil: No evidence Rio police helicopter was shot down
Brazilian authorities investigating a police helicopter crash in Rio de Janeiro say they have found no evidence so far it was shot down.
Four officers died when their helicopter crashed over the notorious City of God favela on Saturday.
Gang members were suspected of shooting down the helicopter after gunfire was captured on video footage of the crash.
Rio state security chief Roberto Sa said no bullet holes were found in the helicopter or the officer's bodies.
Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the crash which happened during an anti-drug operation. On Sunday Mr Sa... read more
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