TDoR 2007 / 2006 / November / 19 / Thalia Sandoval

Thalia Sandoval

Age 27

19 Nov 2006
Antioch, California (USA)

Thalia Sandoval

Thalia was stabbed to death in her own home in Antioch. Prior to her death, she had met the alleged suspect at a bar.

Her murder was not recorded in the official Trans Day of Remembrance memorial lists collated by The source of the report was a fact sheet handed out by staff of CUAV ( at the vigil for Ruby Ordenana in March 2007.

Staff of CUAV passed out a frightening fact sheet -- three other violent deaths of transgendered women have been reported to the San Francisco agency over the last year.... On November 19, 2006, Thalia Sandoval, a 27 year old transgender Latina was stabbed to death in her home in Antioch, CA. ...Prior to her death, Ms. Sandoval had met the alleged suspect at a bar....

Report added: 14 Mar 2019. Last updated: 8 Oct 2022

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