TDoR 2011 / 2011 / May / 01 / Barbara (Abraham Lopez Lezama)

Barbara (Abraham Lopez Lezama)

Age 25

1 May 2011
San Andres Cholula, Puebla (Mexico)

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Barbara (Abraham Lopez Lezama)

The victim was a sex worker and was killed in her own apartment by a client who beat her with a shoe, strangled her and gave her a deadly blow on the head. She was found dead by a friend, also a travesti, who informed the authorities. The perpetrator fled the apartment but has been identified by the police.

‘Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide’ research project: E- consulta, online portal/Foto Agencia Enfoque, 1.5.2011, En Interiores,

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