The mega-army conqueror lived in a simple house and had no luxuries

The mega-army conqueror was kidnapped and murdered and lived in a simple house and had no luxuries. Jonas Lucas Alves Dias didn’t cover that he gained R$ 47.1 million in the lottery. People liked to fish and drink beer in the bars round the place he was born

Jonas Lucas Alves Dias (Image: Reproduction)

The mega-army winner, who was murdered inside Sao Paulo this Wednesday (14), lived in the identical house and made no secret of the truth that he had change into a millionaire. According to Juliana Ricci, a consultant of Piracicaba’s Criminal Investigation Division (DEIC), whoever carried out the killing “undoubtedly knew he had a lot of cash”.

Despite incomes BRL 47.1 million with six-figure bets, in September 2020, Jonas Lucas Alves Dias didn’t flaunt luxurious gadgets and lived in a simple house in the Jardim Rosolem neighborhood of Hortolandia (SP).

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The millionaire was an strange particular person and lived a “regular” life, mentioned a neighbor, who most popular to not be recognized. “I by no means noticed him play something. We knew he had gained the mega-army with one remark after one other”, he mentioned.

According to the household, the sufferer used to exit for a stroll each morning, however didn’t return as earlier than.

Jonas didn’t use his cellphone and, often, he left house with out the machine, however there may be a cellphone, which supposedly belonged to him and which was produced by the household and seized for investigation.

Despite being virtually two meters tall, Jonas was recognized in the city as Luquinhas, being the smallest of the three brothers. Even after successful the award two years in the past, he maintained his outdated routine and pursuits. He liked to fish, play slot machines and have a beer with buddies in the neighborhood bars the place he grew up, Jardim Rosolem.

Lawyer Alessandro Henrique de Oliveira, 45, had recognized Jonas for no less than 20 years. The two grew up in the neighborhood and frequented the identical bar, particularly Bar do Milhao. Olivera says he was so simple that he typically walked the streets barefoot.

“We requested: ‘Where are your slippers?’ And he would say: ‘Oh, I actually left the house barefoot’. He had this tick, he mentioned an ‘ah’ earlier than sentences, like he did not actually care”, he recalled.

Jonas Lucas was by no means married and stored his private life non-public. Olivera mentioned she by no means noticed him in a relationship with anybody. Parents are already lifeless. His household consisted of a brother and sister and a nephew whom he all the time talked about.

When he gained the prize, phrase shortly unfold all through town that a resident of Hortolandia was the beneficiary. Oliveira remembers that, the next weekend, he discovered his good friend on the bar, who had left many circumstances of beer for his companions. To which he joked: “Did you win the prize?”. And he put his finger in his mouth for discretion: “Shah”.

After Mega-Army, Jonas renovated the identical house he’d lived in his total life, purchased a fishing boat he become a farm and three vehicles: a Fiat Toro, an outdated Chevrolet Veranio and a Jeep, Oliveira mentioned. He helped two brothers and a former boss with cash and purchased a house for a good friend.

According to Oliveira, the fishing boat he become a place grew to become a assembly place for buddies. Over the weekend, they went on a “journey” to the city of Conchas, the place the property is situated. Olivera says he all the time warned her about her security, telling her how harmful it was to stroll round. But he would not suppose so.

“I used to joke: ‘If I have been you, I’d already be in Europe.’ And he’d say: ‘I do not even communicate English there,'” Olivera mentioned.


Jonas Lucas Alves Dias was discovered lifeless this Wednesday (14) on the banks of the Rodovia dos Bandeirantes (SP-101) in Hortolandia, in the inside of São Paulo. Just two years in the past he was a BRL 47.1 million wager winner.

Last Tuesday (13), the sufferer in town of Monte More withdrew about R$ 20 thousand from his checking account by way of financial institution switch and PIX. Also, the switch of R$3 million was denied by the sufferer’s financial institution. Jonas’ debit card was additionally taken by the suspects, who’ve but to be recognized.

According to the police report, the sufferer had indicators of beating when he was discovered on Rodovia dos Bandirentes (SP-348). She was rescued, however died on the Municipal Hospital and Maternity Governor Mario Covas. A report by the American Institute of Legal Medicine (IML) acknowledged that the reason for demise of the 55-year-old man was head trauma.


Civil police, which is answerable for investigating the demise of mega-sena winner Jonas Lucas Alves Dias in 2020, mentioned they consider the crime was a theft, however no different traces of inquiry have been dominated out, and that the investigation stays confidential.

Juliana Ricci, consultant of Piracicaba’s Department of Criminal Investigation (DEIC), mentioned there are safety digital camera photographs that would assist result in the suspects and she is in search of extra photographs. These recordings haven’t been launched in order to not intervene with the investigation.

According to the consultant, in fact, the one who dedicated the crime knew that Jonas had a lot of cash, however not particularly the cash that was gained in Mega-Sena.

Information in regards to the transactions in Jonas’s account is being supplied by the financial institution’s administration and the entire quantity transferred remains to be being ascertained.

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