TDoR 2017 / 2016 / December / 14 / Gabi Aquino de Godoy

Gabi Aquino de Godoy

Age 17

14 Dec 2016
Curitiba, Paraná (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/14-Dec-2016/G. Aquino de Godoy

Gabi Aquino de Godoy
Gabi Aquino de Godoy [photo:]

Gabi was found dead in the street in Fazenda Rio Grande, in the metropolitan region of Curitiba. She had been shot in the head.

A 17-year-old [girl] was shot dead on Tuesday night (13) at Fazenda Rio Grande, in the Curitiba Metropolitan Region.

The victim, [deadname] Aquino de Godoy, was a [trans woman]. Witnesses called the Military Police after hearing several shots and also after a person passing by Gambia Street in the Nations Quarter saw a [woman] lying on the floor with injuries.

No other information was passed on to the police officers at the scene. The area where the crime took place is dimly lit and no one saw the killers.

The victim was hit in the head and died before receiving medical attention.

Marlon Braz Vieira, 19, was subsequently arrested on suspicion of her murder.

TvT partner organization Rede Trans Brasil & Tribuna, 14.12.2016

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