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Teenagers live streamed their own deaths as police officers shot them

By Alexis Bell 6:28 AM November 10, 2017
Three of the teens

A group of teenagers seemed to have a good time before they were shot dead by police officers.

The death of three teenagers was aired on Facebook Live when a police helicopter opened fire on the vehicle in which they were traveling in.

The teens were was recording themselves while driving in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Their music was playing, and they were cracking jokes and laughing before gunshots were heard.

The teenagers did not appear concerned as officers fired shots at the car in an anti-drug operation. However, soon after the gunshots rang out, the camera fell to the ground.

Three of the four teens inside the car died while the other was injured.

The suspects were allegedly part of a drug trafficking gang. The video of the shootings went viral online.