TDoR 2023 / 2023 / August / 25 / Shiirya/Shyriia


25 Aug 2023
Iguala, Guerrero (Mexico)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/tdor2023/25-Aug-2023/Shiirya / Shyriia

Shiirya/Shyriia [photo:]

Shiirya died in hospital after being stabbed while walking through the centre of Iguala. Her attacker fled.

Iguala, Guerrero.— A transgender woman was stabbed to death in the center of Iguala, in the north of Guerrero.

Shiirya, would have been attacked during an alleged assault. Police reports indicate that the crime occurred early this Friday morning.

Information from security authorities indicates that the crime against Shiirya occurred while she was walking between calles Maya and Bravo in the center of Iguala.

The woman was stabbed several times, then the attacker fled and has not yet been arrested. Paramedics attended the scene and transferred her to the Jorge Soberón Acevedo General Hospital, where she died.

Report added: 4 Sep 2023. Last updated: 9 Nov 2023

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