Brazilian woman, 36, is on the run after flying into a jealous rage and shooting her cheating boyfriend, 42, in the back
- Diana da Silva, 36, is wanted by the police in São Paulo, Brazil, for shooting her 42-year-old boyfriend Thursday
- Da Silva is on the run after flying into a jealous rage because the unnamed man cheated on her, and shooting him in the back
- A surveillance camera shows the man waiting for the elevator by his apartment door when da Silva shot him in the back
- She was screaming at him as he begged for his life and pulled the trigger multiple times, but the weapon got jammed
- The man remained hospitalized as of Friday, recovering from the non-life-threatening wound
Shocking surveillance video has shown the moment taunts and then shoots her cheating boyfriend in a jealous rage at their condo in Brazil.
Diana da Silva, 36, is on the run from cops after seriously wounding her 46-year-old boyfriend, whose name has not been released, in Sao Paulo on Thursday.
In the surveillance footage, the man is seen walking toward his apartment when da Silva storms out and shoots him in the back. The impact of the shot sends him crashing backwards into a glass table before he fell to the floor.
In the video, da Silva can be seen taunting her boyfriend repeatedly as he lies bloodied on the floor and begs her not to shoot him again.
The woman then steps back and presses the trigger, but the gun appears to jam.
Diana da Silva, 36, aims a gun at her 42-year-old boyfriend moments before she shot him in the back at his home in São Paulo, Brazil, on Thursday. The Civil Police learned from a hospital witness that the man had said he was shot because she had discovered he had cheated on her
Diana da Silva argues with her 42-year-old boyfriend after she had shot him in the hall next to his southeast Brazil condo Thursday. The 36-year-old woman fled before police arrived. The businessman remained hospitalized as of Friday and was in stable condition
The wounded man then attempts to get up from the blood-soaked floor as his girlfriend walks back into the apartment.
She then grabs a knife from the couch and screams at her boyfriend while he is lying on the ground.
The man was taken to Santa Marcelina Hospital. He was transferred to São Cristóvão hospital and was in stable condition as of Friday.
The 42-year-old businessman presses the elevator button while his girlfriend remains inside his apartment before she shot him because he had cheated
Diana da Silva holds a knife while shouting at her boyfriend moments after she had shot him
Civil Police investigators learned from a witness at the hospital that the man said his girlfriend flew into a jealous rage because she had discovered that he had been with another woman, according to Brazilian news outlet G1.
A neighbor told UOL Noticias that the couple were constantly arguing and cursing at each other.
‘They had no limits. It could be daytime, it could be dawn,’ the resident said. ‘Nobody had much contact with them because of that.’
Authorities searched the apartment, which is owned by the boyfriend, and recovered the knife and the gun. The firearm was not registered to him or his girlfriend.