TDoR 2013 / 2012 / October / 29 / Sara Souza Santos

Sara Souza Santos

Age 25

29 Oct 2012
BR-251, Monte Claros, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/29-Oct-2012/Sara (Italo) Souza Santos

Sara Souza Santos

Sara's body was found alongside the BR-251 highway on the morning of 222 October. She had been shot three times.

This morning, on the BR-251, in Montes Claros, the body of a [trans woman] with three revolver marks was found. The Military Police believe that the [trans woman] was killed during the night. Identified as Sara, the [trans woman] was lying on the side of the highway.

Beside the body was a wig and a pipe. According to residents of Alto São João, Sara was a crack user and lived and slept on the streets of the neighborhood.

TvT project:, online portal, 29.10.2012

Report added: 31 Oct 2018. Last updated: 28 Feb 2021

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