TDoR 2014 / 2014 / January / 05 / Elizalber Oliveira de Mesquita

Elizalber Oliveira de Mesquita

Age 39

5 Jan 2014
Teresina, Piauí (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/5-Jan-2014/Fernandinha Oliveira de Mesquita

Elizalber Oliveira de Mesquita

Elizalber was killed by a client who smashed her face in with a stone.

A body was found around 8am this Sunday (5), at Vila Irmã Dulce, South Zone of Teresina . According to Sergeant Ivan Rodrigues, from the 6th Military Police Battalion, the victim was found with a crushed head.

“When we arrived at the scene we found blood marks on a stone beside her body, which had a crushed part of his head. We believe the death was caused by the aggressions, ”he said.

Also according to the sergeant, condoms, underwear and other objects were found beside the body. "We found used condoms and clothes that were in a bag, possibly the [trans woman] came to make a program in this building and was killed shortly thereafter," said the policeman.

The victim was identified as Elizalber Oliveira de Mesquita, 39. The body was referred to the Teresina Forensic Medical Institute (IML) for expertise. A Homicide Police team has been called in for the expert proceedings and will be responsible for the investigations.

TvT Project: 29.01.2014

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