Alleged serial killer Thiago Gomes da Rocha (C)
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Brazil man 'confesses to 39 murders'

Brazilian police have arrested a man who they say has confessed to at least 39 murders over a three-year period.

Police said the 26-year-old security guard Thiago Henrique Gomes da Rocha targeted homeless people, women and homosexuals.

He was arrested in the central Brazilian city of Goiania by a special police team investigating the murders.

Wyre Davies reports.