TDoR 2016 / 2016 / January / 09 / Melanie


9 Jan 2016
Cuauhtémoc, Mexico City (Mexico)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/10-Jan-2016/Melanie


Melanie died of severe brain trauma after being beaten by a man she had gone with to the Empire Hotel at 14 José Manuel Othón Street.

The following morning she had been found naked from the waist down, alone and unconscious in the hotel room. When paramedics arrived they were unable to revive her and she was pronounced dead at the scene.

TvT partner organisation Centro de Apoyo a las Identidades Trans & El Grafico, 10.1.2016

Report added: 18 Sep 2018. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

Trigger warning

This site contains reports of violence against transgender people, and links to detailed reports which contain graphic imagery.

Please continue with caution.


Get me out of here!