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Kelly Alves ("Dandara")

12 Sep 2021
Paudalho, Pernambuco (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/12-Sep-2021/Kelly Alves

Kelly Alves ("Dandara")
Kelly Alves ("Dandara") [photo:]

Kelly was shot in her home, allegedly by someone she was in a relationship with.

A trans woman was shot dead in the Entra Apulso community, in the Boboc√£o allotment, in the municipality of Paudalho, in Zona da Mata Norte of Pernambuco. The victim's body was found inside a house, on Monday (13), and the crime was confirmed by the Civil Police this Tuesday (14).

The victim was identified as Kelly Alves. Witnesses reported that they heard gunshots in the house where she was on Sunday night (12). The next day, her body was found and the Military Police was called.

Kelly's age and profession were not disclosed. The Civil Police reported that the trans woman was hit by more than one shot from a firearm.

The suspect in the crime was identified only as Bruno, whose relationship with the victim was not disclosed by the police. At the time of the most recent update to this report, no one has been arrested.

Report added: 15 Sep 2021. Last updated: 15 Mar 2022

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