Rio police ID suspect in attack on Netflix gay Jesus filmmakers

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12/31/2019

Police in Rio de Janeiro have identified one of the people responsible for a gasoline bomb attack targeting satirists behind a Christmas program on Netflix that some critics have described as blasphemous. Officers carried out a search warrant Tuesday morning and found money, a fake firearm, ammunition, a “political-philosophical” shirt and computers, police said in a written statement. Police also had a warrant for the suspect’s arrest, but he remains at large. Police did not immediately release other details, including the suspect’s name, but planned a news conference Tuesday morning.

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