"The killer had already threatened with death three days earlier, uttering several racist insults. Given this circumstance is evident character premeditated and racist this heinous crime," the statement made by Bruno's family to the Portuguese press.
Some witnesses at the scene said the man who allegedly killed Bruno had said several racist phrases, including "Go to the Senzala*", before killing the actor.
Soon after the crime, the elderly man tried to escape but was stopped by the people who were close by, who surrendered him until the police arrived. The homicide is being investigated, and the elderly remains in detention.
Bruno left three children, a 3 year old girl and two 7 and 6 year old boys. Family members stated that he was "an extremely affa…