Brazilian bike-jacker shot by armed police in shocking video

Alex Robbins
Brazilian bike-jacker shot by armed police in shocking video
Brazilian bike-jacker shot by armed police in shocking video

An incredible video has emerged from Brazil showing the dramatic moment when a thief was shot by an armed policeman having attempted to rob a motorcyclist at gunpoint.

The tense footage, caught on a camera which was attached to the biker's helmet, first shows him speeding through the streets of an unknown town before coming to a halt for a red light at a junction.