TDoR 2006 / 2006 / February / 03 / Alexis (Brandon) L. King

Alexis (Brandon) L. King

Age 21

3 Feb 2006
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)

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Alexis (Brandon) L. King

Alexis was shot attempting to flee Terron Oates who propositioned her for sex, discovering that Alexis was trans while she was given an early morning ride from a bus stop in Philadelphia.

Her killer was given 5 to 10 years in jail after apprehension and trial for manslaughter and weapons offenses.

The Associated Press reported her death with the transphobic headline: "Hooker Who Is Man, Killed".

Also a Philadelphia inquirer article, "5 years in jail for killing a Woman who wasn't".

Report added: 3 Dec 2018. Last updated: 28 Dec 2021

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