Nightly News   |  May 17, 2013

Police helicopter in Rio opens fire on drug trafficker driving in neighborhood

Shocking video from May of 2012 of a police helicopter in Rio opening fire on a drug trafficker driving through a poor neighborhood has just come to light. Brazilian police in Rio de Janeiro have been forced to admit to using excessive force — after one of their helicopters sprayed the streets below with gunfire. ITV’s Brazil Correspondent Nick Ravenscroft reports.

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