Valentina (Oscar Andres Triana Lozano)Age 18
29 Nov 2010
Ibague, Tolima (Colombia)
TDoR list ref: tgeu/not reported/Valentina (Oscar Andres Triana Lozano)
Valentina's body was found on 28 November in a state of decomposition in a tank. She had been missing for eight days.
The eyes and one hand were missing - locals assumed that pigs living in the area had eaten the hand.
Relatives believe that Valentina as a victim of transphobic hatred. She had moved from Medellin to Ibague recently.
‘Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide’ research project: Ecos del Combeima, online portal, 29.11.2010; El Tiempo, online portal (w/o date)