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The prosecutor’s office is investigating the fireworks firing at the Supreme Court in a demonstration for Bolsonaro

June 15, 2020

The Office of the Attorney General of the Republic (PGR) in Brazil launched an investigation into the firing of fireworks at the Federal Court of Justice (STF) at night in Brasilia as part of a demonstration to support the country’s president, Jair Bolsonaro, on Saturday.

About thirty Bolsonaro supporters of the so-called “The 300 of Brazil” group started fireworks towards the STF to shout: “Get ready, bandits of the colonel”. The day before they had been driven out by the esplanade of the Planalto Palace, the official residence of the President of the country.

STF President Dias Toffoli not only denounced the fact but officially called for an investigation to be launched against Renan da Silva Sena and the others involved in “attacks and threats against the STF and the democratic rule of law (…), including for a possible criminal organization, “said the news portal G1.

The prosecutor’s office is investigating the fireworks firing at the Supreme Court in a demonstration for BolsonaroThe prosecutor’s office is investigating the fireworks firing at the Supreme Court in a demonstration for Bolsonaro

Da Silva Sena was the narrator of the video that was broadcast on social networks when the fireworks started. He was arrested on Sunday afternoon for defamation and defamation for insulting the STF and Congress, but was released at night after committing to appear before the judiciary.