Video of the shooting in the Rio de Janeiro metro has been released

Video from the scene of a shooting in Rio de Janeiro appeared on the Web on May 6. The footage, taken in a train car, shows the first minutes after the shooting.

Passengers inside the train car, as seen in the footage, try to hide from the bullets.

Earlier in the day, a police officer and 24 gang members were reported dead. Three police officers and two passengers were also injured in the shooting.

It is noted that the incident occurred in Jacarezinho during a civilian police operation to combat drug trafficking.