23 Oct 2013
Parnamirim, Rio Grande do Norte (Brazil)
TDoR list ref: tgeu/23-Oct-2013/N.N.
The victim was shot by a man on a motorcycle. She died at the scene.
At dawn on Wednesday (23), a homicide crime occurred near the Aristophanes Fernandes Exhibition Park in the municipality of Parnamirim. A [trans woman] was shot dead in the middle of the public road.
According to information coming to the report of the RN News Portal via telephone, a man on a Bros type motorcycle approached the [trans woman] and fired several shots at the victim. The shots were accurate and the [victim] fell to the dead ground.
Military Police were called in and made several attempts to capture the suspect, but were unsuccessful. The victim's body was removed by the Police Technical and Scientific Institute for investigation and forensics.
TvT partner organization Grupo Gay da Bahia & SOS Noticias do RN 23.10.2013