Lazio star Felipe Anderson’s father arrested over suspected homicide

According to, Sebastião Tomé Gomes, the father of Lazio’s Felipe Anderson, turned himself in to Brazilian police after allegedly chasing down a 30-year-old man who was driving a motorcycle in his Fiat.

Reportedly, the man Gomes was chasing down was the husband of one of his former lovers. The chase between the two finally ended at his former lover’s house when the two vehicles lost control and crashed into the wall of the home, which killed Gomes’ former lover and her husband. Gomes, reportedly, then fled the crime scene but later turned himself into police, where he was charged with a double homicide.

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