TDoR 2021 / 2021 / May / 19 / Roberta Fernandes

Roberta Fernandes

Age 32

19 May 2021
Luís Eduardo Magalhães, Bahia (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/19-May-2021/Roberta Fernandes

Roberta Fernandes
Roberta Fernandes [photo:]

Roberta's body was found with stab wounds in her home.

A [trans woman] was found dead in the kitchen of a kitinet where she lived in the Santa Cruz neighborhood in Luís Eduardo Magalhães this morning (19).

Identified by the social name of Roberta, [deadname] Fernandes, 32 years old, was born in Brasília. According to Blog do Braga, the victim was stabbed in the bedroom, but her body was found in the kitchen. A knife-like weapon, which was probably used in the crime, was found on a bed.

A team from the Mobile Emergency Care Service - Samu assisted the victim (who was still alive) to an Emergency Care Unit but she died from stab wounds to the neck, chest and abdomen. The crime will be investigated by the local Civil Police that has not yet. The authorship and motive for the crime are still unknown.

Report added: 23 May 2021. Last updated: 12 Nov 2021

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