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Half-naked boy, 15, discovered lifeless inside freezer after climbing in to ‘settle down’ at his gran’s home

Half-naked boy, 15, found dead inside freezer after climbing in to ‘cool down’ at his gran’s house


A TEENAGE boy discovered lifeless in his grandma’s freezer could have died of asphyxiation after climbing in to chill down, say cops.

Tragic teen Jose Eduardo Rosa, 15, was discovered lifeless contained in the freezer in his grandmother’s backyard by a cousin, who stated he was “sitting in simply his underpants”.

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Jose Eduardo Rosa, 15, was discovered lifeless inside a freezer in his grandmother’s backyard[/caption]

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Jose Eduardo Rosa’s cousin climbed over the fence and located the tragic teen lifeless within the freezer[/caption]

Cops in Brazil have dominated out foul play after the teenager was discovered lifeless contained in the freezer within the west-central Brazilian metropolis of Campo Grande.

Following an intensive investigation, police officer Elaine Benicasa lastly dominated out any chance of theft, murder or suicide within the teen’s demise on January 11.

Cops suppose he climbed into the freezer to chill down after Jose is believed to have gained entry to his grandma’s home utilizing a spare key she would go away hidden.

He was found by his horrified cousin Carlos Magno Goncalves Rodrigues, 20, who went in search of the teenager after he failed to point out up for work.

He advised native media: “It was already smelling unhealthy. I opened the freezer and located him there sitting in simply his underpants.”

The reason for tragic Jose’s demise has nonetheless not been decided.

However officers consider indicators level to a sudden sickness, presumably ensuing from using anabolic steroids, and asphyxiation.

His household additionally has a historical past of hypertension.

When he was found, a lot of chairs have been reportedly discovered positioned in a circle within the backyard, suggesting the teenager had not been alone earlier than his demise, though cops have dominated out foul play.

A pocket book laptop and cell phone discovered on a desk on the scene had been positioned there so Jose might use them whereas he was inside his makeshift pool, in keeping with investigators.

Jose’s demise was significantly tragic for his household, because it got here one week after his uncle died and a month after his grandfather handed away.


His brother, 26-year-old fridge technician Leonardo, advised native media: “Everybody appreciated him.”

Jose was “an individual who didn’t have issues, he didn’t have beef with anybody, everybody appreciated him”, he added.

The investigation into the reason for demise is ongoing.