Débora Durán CorreaAge 46
22 Oct 2010
Machala, El Oro (Ecuador)
Beaten and stabbed
TDoR list ref: tgeu/22 Oct 2010/Débora (Fausto Rolando) Durán
Débora was found dead in her apartment in the Abdón Calderón neighborhood with her friend Johana Pinzón. Both had their hands tied and their skulls had been cracked open.
“Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide” research project: Teleamazonas online portal, 25 Oct. 2010; CRE Satelital, online portal, 2 Nov. 2010
A spokesperson for the trans association Asociacíon Trans El Oro called the killing a hate crime.