Brazil: Tourist murdered, wife reportedly raped at the leased property on isolated brazilian coastline
A Lithuanian traveler was wounded in the attack near the central seaside town south of Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian police said Thursday. One perpetrator has been arrested.
Investigators said Adam Zindul’s body was found in his rental apartment, and his wife told police she had been assaulted. They rushed her to a doctor.
Officials did not elaborate or provide any information on a possible motive for the assault.
As per the Brazilian TV news channel Globo, Zindul and his Brazilian wife rented a house in a remote beach called Praia do Sono, which can only be accessed through the jungle by boat or path.
Praia do Sono is 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Paraty, a scenic town with imperialist-style houses and cobbled streets. It is popular among Rio de Janeiro tourists and residents, a few hours ‘ rides away.