Rio Rocked By Olympic Beach Knife Murder

Woman murdered on beach set to be featured at Rio Olympics.

“An Argentine woman was killed Wednesday in a knife attack on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana Beach, a city landmark that will be at the heart of the Olympic Games later this year.

“An Argentine tourist was wounded by assailants. She was given assistance and taken to the Miguel Couto Hospital where she died,” Rio police said in a statement.

Two men were arrested and identified as the attackers, police said.” [READ MORE]