TDoR 2013 / 2013 / March / 06 / Rafaela


6 Mar 2013
Gravataí, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/6-Mar-2013/Rafaela


Rafaela was stabbed seven times on the street in the early hours of Wednesday 6th March.

A person was killed with seven stab wounds in the center of Gravataí (RS), metropolitan region of Porto Alegre, at dawn on Wednesday. According to the Military Brigade, the unidentified victim is a [trans woman].

The crime occurred around 2:30 pm on Ary Tubbs Street. According to BM, the region is a point of prostitution. There is no information about the perpetrator or the reason for the murder.

TvT partner organization: Centro de Apoyo a las Identidades Trans 06.03.2013,cb94e5ad59f3d310VgnVCM5000009ccceb0aRCRD.html

Report added: 31 Oct 2018. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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