Natasha SantosAge 16
8 Feb 2021
Aracaju, Sergipe (Brazil)
TDoR list ref: tgeu/8-Feb-2021/Natasha Santos
Natasha's body was found in undergrowth on the morning of Monday 8th February. She had been beaten.
A trans woman was found dead, on Monday morning (8), in undergrowth in the region of Coroa do Meio, south of Araju. The victim has not yet been officially identified and has signs of beating on various parts of the body.
F5 News found that the victim was 16, lived in the city of Our Lady of Socorro, in the metropolitan area, and used the social name Natasha.
Investigations are being conducted by the Department of Homicide and Personal Protection (DHPP). Forensics were called in to collect evidence at the scene of the crime and DHPP investigators also tried to gather information that may assist in the investigative process.
On 3rd March police released security camera footage which showed who she was with at about 3am on the day of the murder. The young man shown in the footage is being sought by police.