After 4 months of mysterious disappearance, an actor was found in a chest hidden 2m deep, the scene of a haunted body!
The cause of death has not been clarified yet, but the police initially believe it to be a murder case with a hidden corpse.
According to information from Dailymail, on May 25th, the police found the body of a man in a bound state, stuffed inside a wooden coffin buried nearly 2 meters deep under a concrete surface in Campo Grande, western Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
After fingerprint analysis, the police confirmed the body to be that of Jefferson Machado, a 44-year-old Brazilian actor. Prior to this, Jefferson had lost contact with his family since January 27th and was declared missing on February 9th.
The coffin containing the actor’s body was found underground. Earlier on May 24th, Jefferson’s family also received news of his passing. The lawyer stated that Jefferson’s relatives had come to Rio de Janeiro to handle administrative procedures, and the body would be brought back to Santa Catarina. The cause of death has not been determined yet, but the police initially believe it to be a murder case with a hidden corpse.
Jefferson’s family also announced his passing on his personal Instagram account: “We are saddened and regretful to announce that Jeff has been found and passed away. Jeff was brutally murdered by evil individuals.” Previously, in an interview with a magazine, Maria das Dores, Jefferson’s mother, admitted to still holding hope of finding her son after several months of disappearance.
Maria das Dores, Jefferson Machado’s mother, heartbroken over her son’s death. According to information on The Mirror, based on preliminary analysis, the police believe Jefferson Machado died from asphyxiation due to strangulation. Some liquid substances that reduce the smell of decomposing bodies were found on the actor’s body. To ascertain the cause of death more accurately, the investigative authorities are still awaiting the results of the autopsy.
A non-governmental organization contacted the actor’s family after discovering that his beloved dogs had been starved for several consecutive days. Currently, the case is still being investigated to uncover the truth.