Police and slum dwellers clash during protest over boy's shooting death in Rio de Janeiro

April 3, 2015 9:55 PM

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Police and slum dwellers clash during protest over boy's shooting death in Rio de Janeiro

Women watch police patrol from behind their home's wired fence inside the Alemao slum complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, April 3, 2015. Intense violence is once again gripping one of Rio de Janeiro's largest complex of slums, with several suspects and bystanders shot, including a 10-year-old boy, as gangs and police exchange intense gunfire. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana) (The Associated Press)

Military police officers search for drugs and weapons at the Roquette Pinto shantytown, part of the Mare slum complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, April 1, 2015. The Brazilian army has begun to pull out of one of Rio de Janeiro's most violent slums, with police assuming responsibility for s...

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