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Lo is reported to have taken Velozo down to the ground and held him there but when they were separated, Velozo is alleged to have drawn a gun and shot Lo in the head. Lo was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced brain dead.
In all, Lo won 8 International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation World Championship titles, the most recent coming in the 88 kg division earlier this year in California. Lo, whose full name was Leandro Lo Pereira do Nascimento, was 33-years-old.