TDoR 2009 / 2009 / January / 18 / “Rovilson” Teixeira

“Rovilson” Teixeira

Age 18

18 Jan 2009
Londrina, Paraná (Brazil)

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“Rovilson” Teixeira

Rovilson was stabbed 7 times in the neck, back and heart.

After three homicide attempts against trans women in the last two months in Londrina , one of them was brutally murdered at dawn on Monday (19). The body of the victim Rovilson Teixeira (18) was found on Avenida Dez de Diciembre in front of number 1639, in Vila Casoni, in the East Zone of the city. According to experts, she was struck by seven knife strokes, which hit the chest and neck.

The body of the victim was removed to the Legal Medical Institute of Londrina .

According to the Institute of Criminalistics, the victim was not killed where she was found. In the place where the body was spawned there were no blood stains, indicating that the crime must have occurred in another locality, because the injuries suggest the loss of large amount of blood.

Source: Bonde, 19.01.2009 and

Report added: 11 Nov 2018. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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