TDoR 2018 / 2017 / October / 13 / J. C. da Silva

J. C. da Silva

Age 30

13 Oct 2017
Cajueiro, Alagoas (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/13-Oct-2017/J. C. da Silva

J. C. da Silva
J. C. da Silva

J. was shot dead in the city of Cajueiro on a Friday night. The exact circumstances of her death are not known.

A [trans woman] identified as [deadname] da Silva was shot dead last Friday night (13), in the city of Cajueiro, Alagoas.

There is still not much information about the crime, but the Civil Police (PC) must open an inquiry to investigate whether the crime had homophobic motivations. Although other lines of investigation have not been completely ruled out by the PC.

According to information, the [trans woman] was known as Junior and was 30 years old, but the people in the city were unable to inform the social name of the victim.

IBTE & Alagoas 24 Horas 13.10.2017

Report added: 1 Sep 2018. Last updated: 10 Oct 2021

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