TDoR 2015 / 2015 / March / 18 / M. L. de Almeida Reginald

M. L. de Almeida Reginald

Age 13

18 Mar 2015
Araraquara, São Paulo (Brazil)
Beaten and stabbed

TDoR list ref: Lucas de Almeida Reginald

M. L. de Almeida Reginald

M. was beaten and stabbed multiple times while doing sex work along with two other girls.

A crime scared the city of Araraquara (SP) on the morning of Wednesday (18). According to information released by the city's press, a 13-year-old was found dead in the parking lot of the Dental Specialties Center (CEP) in Vila Xavier.

The [victim] was a drug user and had lived in a juvenile shelter for three months, since leaving her mother's home in the district of Bueno de Andrada.

In a statement to the police, family members said that [deadname] was doing a program accompanied by two girls, enticed by a woman who lives near the crime scene and already has a police record.

When police officers found the victim, they first believed it to be a [cisgender] woman's, as she was wearing lycra pants, sneakers, a shirt, and panties, but no documents. The body had 15 knife strokes, including the face, plus broken fingers and skull fracture. According to reports, there was a lot of blood and signs of body struggle.

Report added: 26 Jul 2019. Last updated: 11 Mar 2024

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