By Chesney Hearst, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A German tourist was shot and seriously wounded on Friday, May 30th in Rocinha, Rio's largest favela and increasingly popular destination for visitors to the city. As of Sunday morning, a 16-year-old had confessed to shooting the tourist, but investigations are ongoing as local authorities believe he may have been coerced to confess to a crime he did not commit.
The victim identified as Frank Daniel Baijaim, 25 . . .