Meet the GCM police dog who helped police find the suspect in the student murder | Sao Carlos and Araraquara

The Belgian Shepherd Malinois Scotty 3 years old The police helped find the suspect who confessed to the murder Mayara Roquito Valentine in Sao Joao da Boa Vista (SP). “He was able to direct the police search,” delegate Fabiano Antonis de Almeida told the police. g 1 This Thursday (19).

  • Post on WhatsApp
  • Share on Telegram

After a siege, Michael Douglas da Silva, 28, was arrested by the Civil Police and the Special Procedures Police (Baep) battalion of the Military Police in Piracicaba (SP), Wednesday morning (18).

When questioned, the suspect said he killed the 23-year-old on Sunday (15) to steal her cell phone. Silva, who still does not have a defense attorney, told the delegate that he regretted it. He still does not have a defense attorney.

A man confesses to killing a UNICAM student in Sao Joao da Boa Vista

A man confesses to killing a UNICAM student in Sao Joao da Boa Vista

The dog “put” the suspect at the crime scene

Silva was hiding in the woods because on Saturday (14 years old) he tried to kill his neighbor in the boarding house where he currently lives. The weapon seized by the police failed. The young woman was not hurt.

The suspect was suspected by the Civil Police and was able to link him to Mayara’s murder after she requested the support of the Municipal Guard breeders.

GCM Charles Rodrigo Cruz with the dog Scotty during searches in São João da Boa Vista (SP) – Photo: Municipal Civil Guard / Disclosure

On Monday (16), agents Ruggiero Bucamino and Charles Rodrigo Cruz went to São João da Boa Vista and took some clothes from Silva in pension. Then, they took Scotty to the wooded area, about 2.5 kilometers from where Maiara’s body was found, and gave the suspect’s clothes to the dog to swear at.

The dog smelled the clothes and directed the guards and police to the crime scene Silva was placed at the crime scenesaid Bocamino, Safety and Traffic Director at Vargem Grande do Sul and has been with GCM for 27 years.

Serra da Paulista, where the body of Mayara Roquito Valentim, 23, was found in São João da Boa Vista – Photo: Ely Venâncio / EPTV

Silva thus became the prime suspect in the young woman’s death. “In this case, the dog never misses. The smell is subtle and subtle, and we had no doubts that the boy who committed the attempted murder was at the crime scene on Sunday,” GCM said.

The dog helped Scotty with some incursions on Tuesday (17) with every new tip the police arrived. On Wednesday morning, a farmer reported that a worker saw the suspect in the area.

GCM Cruz took the dog, who sniffed again where Silva had been sleeping. There, he found the slippers he was wearing and a tarp.

GCM’s Charles Rodrigo Cruz with the dog Scotty, who helped police in the Sao Joao da Boa Vista crime – Photo: Local Civil Guard/Disclosure

“Then we made sure he was there,” Bucamino said. “Then he was cordoned off and arrested.” According to him, his partner had an accident. When he put his left foot in a hole, he ruptured a ligament and would need to be off work for at least 15 days.

For the São João da Boa Vista delegate, the GCM kennel business was of great importance. “The police dog found things, the place where it was [suspeito] I was sleeping. Almeda said.

Partnership in the fight against crime

The 3-year-old Belgian Shepherd Malinois Scotty is part of the GCM Kennel in Vargem Grande do Sul – Photo: Local Civil Guard / Disclosure

According to Bocamino, Scotty has been with the company since he was 45 days old. In addition to him, the kennel hires three other dogs, all of the same breed.

“It is an athletic, tireless, highly intelligent dog, good for training. All police and GCMs have chosen this feature. He has a good nose, at police work, and is very good at searching and capturing,” Pocamino evaluated.

GCM dogs undergo daily training, whether it’s scent, search, capture or obedience.

“They are our partners, we don’t consider them dogs, we consider them rangers. They are wonderful, and it is an indispensable task for the GCM both in the fight against drug trafficking, in the search and capture of forests, they are essential,” he said.

The 3-year-old Belgian Shepherd Malinois Scotty is part of the GCM Kennel in Vargem Grande do Sul – Photo: Local Civil Guard / Disclosure

Videos: EPTV News Report Review

Leave a Comment