A Brazilian man — dubbed the “Sweeney Todd” cannibal — his spouse and his mistress have been every sentenced to a number of many years in jail after they have been convicted of murdering ladies and stuffing their flesh into pastries that they then ate and handed out to neighbors, reviews stated.
Jorge Beltrao Negromonte da Silveira, his spouse, Isabel Pires, and his mistress, Bruna Cristina Oliveira, have been sentenced over the weekend after they have been arrested in 2012 for killing not less than three ladies, Brazilian outlet G1 reported. The trio — nicknamed the “cannibals of Garanhaus” for the neighborhood the place the murders occurred — was on trial for killing Alexandra Falcon Silva, 20, and Gisele Helena da Silva, 31.
Silveira was sentenced to 71 years in jail, whereas his spouse acquired 68 years and his mistress 71 years and 10 months.
The trio lured ladies to their residence by providing them a job as a nanny or giving them spiritual recommendation earlier than slaughtering them and consuming their flesh. Silveira’s spouse used a number of the flesh to make stuffed meat pastries referred to as salgados. They offered a number of the pastries to neighbors.
The remainder of the ladies’s stays reportedly have been buried of their again yard.
On Friday, Silveira accused his mistress of torturing him.
“I’ll inform you the reality now as a result of within the different trial, I hid lots in protection of Bruna. I’ve identified Bruna since she was 17 and she or he informed me she was a witch. I’ve no half in it. Each I and Isabel have been tortured to imagine that,” Silveira stated, based on G1.
The trio carried out the killings as a “purification ritual,” the BBC beforehand reported. On the time of the arrests, police additionally uncovered a ebook written by Silveira titled, “Revelations of a Schizophrenic,” during which he claimed he heard voices and was infatuated with killing ladies.
The cannibal household was convicted in 2014 of killing Jéssica Camila da Silva Pereira. Silveira acquired 23 years in jail, whereas his spouse and mistress have been sentenced to 20 years, the BBC reported.