TDoR 2016 / 2016 / June / 24 / Luana


Age 30

24 Jun 2016
Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/24-Jun-2016/Luana


Luana was found by a friend lying on the street where she worked near a gas station. A witness heard cries for help and saw a man running with a knife in his hand.

The Campo Grande Police are investigating the murder of a [trans woman] that took place at dawn on Friday, in the region of Colonel Antonino, near the Cruzeiro cemetery, on the outskirts of the city. Known as "Luana", the victim was found by people with a stab in the body.

According to the police incident, a police garrison was triggered by witnesses around 4:30 am and upon reaching the scene they found the victim lying on the street with a knife blow to the abdomen.

TvT partner organisation Rede Trans Brasil & Correio do Estado, 24.06.2016

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