TDoR 2016 / 2016 / January / 25 / Michelly Fernandes

Michelly Fernandes

Age 30

25 Jan 2016
Macaé, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/25-Jan-2016/Michelly Fernandes

Michelly Fernandes
Michelly Fernandes [photo:]

Michelly was shot eight times while just a few meters from Macaé police station.

A [trans woman] was murdered a few meters from Macaé police station in a barbaric crime in another act of gratuitous violence in the interior of the state. On the eve of a meeting with the military police command on public protection policies for the LGBT community, a [trans woman] named Michele was murdered at one of the city's most frequented [spots for trans sex workers], Verissimo de Mello Square.

TvT partner organisation Rede Trans Brasil & Facebook, 25.01.2016​ [BROKEN LINK]

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

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