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Cecy Caricia Ixpatá

9 Jun 2021
Salamá, Baja Verapaz (Guatemala)

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Cecy Caricia Ixpatá
Cecy Caricia Ixpatá [photo:]

Cecy was beaten in the market where she worked. She died in hospital.

Cecy Caricia Ixpata was a trans woman originally from Salamá, Baja Verapaz (150 kilometers from Guatemala City).

She was beaten to death on June 9. They found her dying inside a market, where fruits and vegetables are sold and she was a vendor. They transferred her to the Salamá hospital, where she died.

Cecy had been a member of Redtrans since 2012 and they affectionately called her Morenita. Those responsible for the crime have not yet been found.

Report added: 15 Jun 2021. Last updated: 12 Nov 2021

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