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Samantha Campana

Age 23

29 Jan 2023
Maringá, Paraná (Brazil)

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Samantha Campana
Samantha Campana [photo:]

Samantha died after being stabbed in the chest during a robbery.

Samantha Campana, 23, died after being stabbed in the chest during a robbery recorded on Sunday afternoon (29), in the center of Maringá. Security camera footage shows the action.

A trans woman, Samantha worked at a restaurant in Mercadão Fratello and was on her lunch break when she was murdered. She was approached near the city bus terminal.

In the footage, you can see the suspect approaching and attacking the victim. He tries to take Samantha's cell phone from her, which he did n't want to hand over and ended up stabbed.

Samantha was rescued by the Fire Department and the Mobile Emergency Service (SAMU) and taken to the University Hospital, but did not resist her injuries.

Report added: 8 Feb 2023. Last updated: 9 Nov 2023

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