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Brauny Alcántara

Age 27

23 Dec 2022
Santiago (Dominican Republic)
Beaten and drowned

TDoR list ref: tgeu/tdor2023/27-Dec-2022/Brauny Alcántara

Brauny Alcántara
Brauny Alcántara [photo:]

Brauny's body was found in a hotel on Friday 23rd December. A suspect was subsequently arrested.

SANTIAGO.- A man identified as Cristian de Jesús Henríquez Blanco, 43, was arrested this Tuesday in Santiago, for allegedly being responsible for beating a [trans woman] who had been reported missing last Saturday.

The victim is [deadname] de Jesús Alcántara, 27, whose body was found in the cistern of a hotel, in the Ensanche Libertad of the aforementioned province.

The detainee is at the regional headquarters of the National Police in Santiago and will be brought to justice for the crime he is accused of.

Report added: 30 Dec 2022. Last updated: 9 Nov 2023

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