Agencia EFEJanuary 26, 2014 18:45
Sao Paulo, Jan 26 (EFE).- A man was shot and wounded by police during a protest against the World Cup in Sao Paulo, a Brazilian police spokesman told Efe Sunday.
The incident occurred Saturday night when the unidentified man tried to attack an officer with a knife, the police spokesman said.
The man was taken to Santa Casa Hospital, but his condition is not known.
The shooting occurred on Cosolação street, located near Avenida Paulista, where about 2,500 people gathered to protest against the World Cup, police said.