TDoR 2020 / 2020 / January / 06 / Vitoria Santos Silva

Vitoria Santos Silva

Age 19

6 Jan 2020
Jaboatão dos Guararapes, Pernambuco (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/6-Jan-2020/Vitoria dos Santos

Vitoria Santos Silva
Vitoria Santos Silva [photo:]

Vitoria's body was found alongside the BR-101 highway in Jaboatão dos Guararapes, just outside of Ibura. She had been shot in the neck.

Police are investigating the death of a [trans woman] murdered in the neighborhood of Ibura, in Jaboatão dos Guararapes, in the metropolitan area of Recife. The victim was working doing shows [sex work] and was murdered with a shot to the neck. Several leads are being followed.

Note that Vitoria is currently listed as unidentified by ANTRA Brasil and Instituto Brasileiro Trans de Educação, but was identified using news footage.

Sem identificação - 19 anos - Recife, Pernambuco (Brasil) - 06/01/2020

A vítima segundo informações da AMOTRANS/PE, organização filiada a ANTRA foi assassinada a tiros.

Report added: 19 Jan 2020. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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