TDoR 2019 / 2018 / October / 05 / Name Unknown

Name Unknown

Age 50

5 Oct 2018
Rosario, Santa Fe (Argentina)
Strangled and suffocated

TDoR list ref: tgeu/5-Oct-2018/Name Unknown/Rosario

Name Unknown

The victim´s body was found hanged. After they had killed her murderers had tried to burn her body.

The Justice of Rosario its trying to identify the corpse of a [trans woman] who would have been hanged before being set on fire a few meters from the building where the Criminal Justice Center of Rosario operates, and the place where the narco gang "The Monkeys" was convicted last April.

The case is investigated so far as a transvesticide, according to Clarín sources confirmed by the Public Ministry of the Accusation. There is likely no connection with the case of the narco gang.

The victim was found minutes before noon in an open field located next to the railroad Belgrano Cargas. The [trans woman] had a handkerchief around her neck and wounds to her face.

The body was on a mattress and covered with wood, papers and fabrics with which her killers was tried to burn it. As a result her lower extremities were burnt.

The scene [of the crime] adjoins the wall of a parking lot. The researchers estimated that [the victim] could have been between 45 and 50 years old. mujer-trans-en-rosario-el-cuerpo-tenia-signos-de-ahorcamiento-sucesos.html

Report added: 13 Nov 2019. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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