TDoR 2013 / 2012 / November / 21 / Fernanda Queiroz

Fernanda Queiroz

Age 23

21 Nov 2012
Cuiaba, Mato Grosso (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/21-Nov-2012/Fernanda (Daniel) Queiroz

Fernanda Queiroz

Fernanda was beaten to death and her body burned.

The Civil Police are investigating the causes of the death of 23 year old [trans woman] [deadname] Queiroz, known as "Fernanda". Her body was found on the morning of Wednesday (21), in the neighborhood Renascer, Cuiabá.

According to the family, [Fernanda] was killed with several blows to the head and then dragged a few meters and had her body burned on a bed in the yard of the residence.

The murder was reported to have occurred at dawn, but the body was not found until early in the morning.

Police from the Homicide and Protection of Persons (DHPP) police said there was suspicion that the crime could be a "reckoning" involving drug trafficking.

TvT project: Midia News, 21.11.2012

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