An undercover female officer shot a thug yesterday during what police describe as an attempted robbery. The female officer was conducting an undercover sting operation - where armed gunman were targeting moms for robbery.
Local reports say that a string of robberies were taking place outside of schools - as moms were there to pick up their kids. So the local police set up a decoy - an armed police officer posing as a mom.
And the STING worked.
The entire incident was caught on video. The crime was in front of a kindergarten in the neighborhood of Cruzeiro do Sul, in the central region of Suzanoin Sao Baolo Brazil,
The suspect was taken to a local hospital where he eventually succumbed to his injuries. He died just a few hours after being shot.