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Friday, 13 July 2012 - 9:21
Brazil gunmen kill eight amid football celebrations
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Eight people have been shot dead in greater Sao Paulo during celebrations for the win by local team Palmeiras in the Brazilian Cup final.

Men on motorbikes and in cars drove through the town of Osasco, opening fire in different locations.

Police said the attackers took advantage of the partying to disguise their gunshots.

Seven people were killed on the spot and one later died in hospital while another person was injured.

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