Uber driver, 40, who was carjacked and overwhelmed by gang of teenage boys pretended to be dead and escaped after they threw her into river in Brazil
- Uber driver Marcia Angola was carjacked and overwhelmed by four teenage boys in Brazil on Saturday
- The suspects blindfolded the 40-year-old lady and held her in the again of her automobile as they demanded she flip over all of her cash
- Angola instructed Brazilian information outlet G1 that she most probably angered the teens when she took off her blindfold
- The teens took her out of the automobile and continued to beat her earlier than they tossed her over the Sepotuba River Bridge in Tangará da Serra, Mato Grosso
- Angola stated she pretended to be dead and floated down the river till she was in a position to get out and search assist from residents on a farm
- The suspects escaped in Angola’s car and had been apprehended after robbing a watch retailer in the close by metropolis of Nova Olímpia
- Charges towards the youngsters have but to be introduced by the police
Marcia Angola had picked up the four teens after they requested a journey on the app in Tangará da Serra, Mato Grosso, on Saturday, in accordance to on-line information outlet G1.
The teens requested the 40-year-old lady to make a second cease, the place they had been ready for a fifth particular person, however as a substitute flashed a toy gun and kidnapped her.
‘We stopped at a nook the place they stated they’d decide somebody up,’ Angola stated. ‘But that particular person (didn’t) exist and so they introduced the theft.’
Marcia Angola instructed Brazilian on-line information outlet G1 that the teenager carjackers instructed her they had been going to they had been going to ‘dangle me and kill me’. She was left overwhelmed and bruised (proper) after the assault
Three of the four carjacking suspects had been caught on video robbing a watch retailer in Nova Olímpia, a metropolis in the central-western Brazilian state of Mato Grosso on Saturday after they’d carjacked a 40-year-old feminine driver from Uber and threw her off a bridge
Angola was blindfolded and positioned in the again seat of her car as one of many suspects drove off at a excessive velocity fee.
The teens demanded she hand over cash, and have become enraged when she managed to take her blindfold off.
‘They began beating me, punching me and saying they had been going to dangle me and kill me. The answer I had was to fake to be dead,’ Angola recalled.
She remembers one of many teen attackers noticing that she was nonetheless alive, and shouting, ‘Let’s kill, squeeze her neck.’
Angola stated the suspects grabbed her by her legs and arms, and flung her from the Sepotuba River Bridge.
‘When I fell, I simply keep in mind that I requested God for me to fall into the water, as a result of if I fell to the bottom I’d have died,’ she stated.
‘I (went underneath water) after I surfaced and noticed what they had been (me). I saved quiet and sank once more, letting the water take me down the river, attempting to steadiness myself, type of floating as a result of I did not understand how to swim and could not go to the underside.’
Marcia Angola instructed Brazilian information outlet G1 that the teens wished to rob her off her cash and automobile
Marcia Angola was thrown off the Sepotuba River Bridge in Mato Grosso, Brazil, on Saturday after she was carjacked by four teens who ordered a journey on Uber
Eventually, Angola was in a position to attain the river shore and made it to a farm, the place residents referred to as paramedics.
After throwing Angola over the bridge, the teens headed in direction of the municipality of Nova Olímpia, the place they robbed a watch retailer.
Surveillance footage confirmed three of the suspects standing in entrance store earlier than certainly one of them smashed the window with a rock as they took off with
The teens had been arrested by the Military Police and allegedly confessed to their roles in the crime.
One of the teens was seen on video being overwhelmed by his mom as he walked into a police precinct to flip himself in.
Charges on the four suspects had not been introduced by the Mato Grosso Civil Police, which is investigating.
Still picture of a video filmed outdoors a police precinct in Mato Grosso, Brazil, exhibits a mom beating her son as he walked contained in the station to flip himself in following his function in the carjacking of an Uber driver Saturday