TDoR 2016 / 2016 / February / 27 / Name Unknown

Name Unknown

Age 27

27 Feb 2016
Gravataí, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/27-Feb-2016/N.N.

Name Unknown

The victim was shot 3 times alongside the edge of the RS-118 highway on the night of Saturday 27th February.

The inquest into her murder determined that her killers were two men on a motorcycle.

Police begin investigating the mysterious murder of a 27-year-old [trans woman] on the brink of RS-118. The crime happened on Saturday night (27), in the immediate vicinity from km 20 of the state highway. According to police, the victim was hit by at least three shots.

The investigation by the DHPP points out that she was approached by a pair on a "dark" motorcycle near the end of the night. Coming from Sao Leopoldo, the [trans woman] used to use 118 as a "place of work."

TvT partner organisation Rede Trans Brasil & Correio Gavatai, 29.02.2016

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

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