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Larah Skalwalker

Age 26

22 May 2022
Maceió, Alagoas (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/tdor2022/23-May-2022/Lara Skalwalker

Larah Skalwalker
Larah Skalwalker [photo:]

Larah's body was found on a beach on the morning of Sunday 22nd May. An autopsy confirmed that she had drowned.

The Instituto de Medicina Legal Estácio de Lima (IML de Maceió) confirmed this morning (23), the result of the autopsy performed on the body of trans woman Larah Skalwalker, 26 years old. The [trans woman] was a victim of asphyxia by drowning.

According to medical examiner Claúdia Chroniaris, responsible for the cadaveric examination, she also stated that the examination showed no signs of sexual violence or torture. The result of the examination has already been communicated to the police station that initiated the investigations into the case and the complete report with all the data will also be forwarded to the Civil Police.

The body of the [trans woman] was found by people on the morning of last Sunday (22), at Praia da Avenida, in the Jaraguá neighborhood in Maceió. After the investigation of the place of suspicious death, the body of Larah Skalwalker, 26 years old, was sent to the IML of Maceió where it was necropsied and released today for burial, after official identification by the necropapiloscopy exam.

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Report added: 24 May 2022. Last updated: 8 Nov 2022

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