TDoR 2020 / 2020 / January / 21 / Shakira Pérez Méndez

Shakira Pérez Méndez

Age 27

21 Jan 2020
Chilpancingo, Guerrero (Mexico)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/21-Jan-2020/Shakira

Shakira Pérez Méndez

Shakira was shot dead inside the bar she managed.

A [woman] dressed as a woman was shot dead inside a bar, located in the Los Angeles neighborhood, near the premises of the Christmas and New Year Fair, in Chilpancingo.

According to what was reported by the authorities, the victim was identified as [deadname], 27, originally from Chiapas, who was a [trans woman] known as "Shakira" and was in charge of the Betty bar where she was killed.

The crime was reported to the authorities at around 9 p.m., in the mentioned bar, located on calle Velázquez de León, in the aforementioned neighborhood in the east of the capital.

Authorities reported that at least two armed men broke into the bar, and shot the victim, and then fled; it was reported that other people who were in the bar threw themselves to the ground when they heard the shots.

Report added: 28 Jan 2020. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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