Cleriston Pereira da Cunha, man, 46, detained for his involvement in coup attempts, died inside a prison in Brasilia

Cleriston Pereira da Cunha: A very sad and controversial case has been arriving from the prison of Brasilia where a 46-year-old victim passed away recently. The case is being considered as a lack of attention to the victims in the jail and now it is going through a huge investigation regarding all the medical facilities that were given to him during the emergency medical situation. He was a 46-year-old man and he was detained by the police for being involved in the January 8th coup attempts. The man is named Cleriston Pereira da Cunha who died in jail due to a sudden illness.

Cleriston Pereira da Cunha
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What Happened To Cleriston Pereira da Cunha

Cleriston Pereira da Cunha was a suspect of the January 8th coup attempts and he was suspected to be mainly involved in the coup attempts. He was arrested on January 9th, 2023 and after that, he was detained by the police officers in the Jail of Brasilia. 

On Monday morning, he got majorly ill, having a lot of problems surviving in jail. He has been to many medical facilities in recent times as his health condition was almost always bad all the time. After that, a fire department Medica team member declared him dead.

A lot of concern about his health condition has been shown and a huge controversy occurred at the jail medical facility. The supreme court judge has taken the matter and investigated the whole safety services of the Jail. Cleriston Pereira da Cunha had a wife and two children who were extremely sad after his sudden demise.

Investigation After Cleriston Pereira da Cunha Death In The Prison 

Cleriston Pereira da Cunha
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Cleriston Pereira da Cunha was detained by the police for his involvement in the 8th January cope attempt. He sadly passed away in jail due to severe illness and health issues. After this, the authorities suddenly took action and gave an immediate response to this whole matter. Minister of the supreme federal court, Alexander de Moras went straight to the jail and had a view on all his medical data. 

He was admitted to the Jail on 9th January and was monitored by the basic health unit (UBS) of Papuda. All the safety facilities were actively available on the jail components on the day of his death. All the medical facilities were vastly checked and monitored by his case authorities and the judges. After all the rescue efforts and quick reaction to his condition, he was declared dead by the medical team.


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