Dead Employee Covered with Umbrella in Recife Carrefour, Supermarket Does Not Close

Some customers reported the case on social media and posted photos of the place where the body of Moisés Santos was hidden.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Moisés Santos, an employee of the Carrefour supermarket, died during the work on the morning of last Friday, August 14th, in Recife (PE). Hist body was left on the shop floor covered with umbrellas and surrounded by cardboard boxes while the store remained open for business, causing outrage as images went viral on social media.

The incident only came to light this week, amid a deluge of criticism on social media that the body was not removed and that the store did not close.

Carrefour Brasil apologized on Wednesday, telling Reuters in a statement that . . .

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