(Mangaratiba) The Brazilian prosecutor’s office said Wednesday that it has launched a judicial investigation into the giant New Year’s Eve party set up by Neymar in the middle of an epidemic at his villa off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.
The entourage of the Brazilian striker of Paris SG has denied that the player, who kept the mystery thick and quiet, posted a photo of himself with his friend on a boat on the south Santa Catarina beach. From the country.
The Rio prosecutor said in a statement that the investigation was launched after receiving “numerous complaints based on information leaked by the press regarding incidents carried out by player Neymar”.
She asked Seleno’s star, as well as the condominium where the villa is located and another neighborhood residence to provide “emergency” details on the “number of guests, the company”. Festivals and any health measures taken ”.
An adviser to the player who contacted AFP said he did not know if Neymar would celebrate the 2021 New Year at his luxury home in Mangaratiba, a seaside resort 130 kilometers from Rio. Santa Catarina.
The event, with 150 to 500 guests, provoked a wave of criticism, as scientists recommend limiting contacts to prevent a pandemic that has already killed nearly 194,000 people in Brazil.
But legally, the state of Rio de Janeiro does not prohibit parties in private residences and agrees in a statement that Mangaratiba Town Hall has “no authority” to interfere.
The AFP flew over the area where the villa was on Wednesday, noticing any presence in the outlying areas.