TDoR 2014 / 2014 / August / 08 / M. Gadelha dos Santos

M. Gadelha dos Santos

Age 19

8 Aug 2014
Fortaleza, Ceará (Brazil)

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M. Gadelha dos Santos

M. was stabbed 15 times by her ex-boyfriend.

A 19-year-old [trans woman] was stabbed to death by her ex-boyfriend on Avenida do Imperador, in the Centro neighborhood , at around 23h of last Friday (8). The suspect of having committed the crime was arrested in the act and told the police that he killed [deadname] Gadelha dos Santos because the victim did not accept the end of the relationship .

The youth was executed with approximately 15 knife blows by Francisco Adauto Rodrigues de Andrade, 31. According to the police, the suspect had filed a number of police reports against the victim, who was pursuing Fransisco Adauto.

The victim lives in Itapebussu , Maranguap district district and Fortaleza Metropolitan Region (RMF) and reportedly came to Capital to try to resume the relationship with her ex-boyfriend.

TvT partner organization Grupo Gay da Bahia & Diario do Nordeste 09.08.2014

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

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