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Ana Hickman

Age 30 (born 16 May 1985)

15 May 2016
Rio Branco, Acre (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/15-May-2016/Ana Hickman

Ana Hickman
Ana Hickman [photo:]

Ana was shot dead while she was standing on the street.

Sunday (15) ended with a [trans woman] shot to death while [working] in the Chico Mendes neighborhood. Had she survived, [deadname] Cunha da Silva, better known as Ana Rickman, 30, would have had her birthday this Monday.

According to information collected by police, Ana Hichman was at her point located on the corner of Rua José de Araújo and Rua Angico when she was shot. Witnesses say they heard three shots and when they went out to see what had happened, they found the [trans woman], who had been shot twice in the neck. No one saw the criminal.

TvT partner organisation Rede Trans Brasil & 3dejulhonoticias, 15.05.2016

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