TDoR 2018 / 2017 / October / 22 / Veronica Alves

Veronica Alves

Age 28

22 Oct 2017
Luziânia, Goiás (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/22-Oct-2017/Verônica Alves

Veronica Alves
Veronica Alves

Veronica was shot several times from a passing vehicle after refusing a man who wanted to pay her for sex.

After military police officers of the second independent military police company were called to Papilon near the BR-040 in Jardim Ipê. Upon arrival police found the victim, identified only as Verônica Alves, a [trans woman] who was dead at the scene from gunshot wounds.

The Military Police team found that the [trans woman] was near the entrance when a red vehicle passed and fired several shot, hitting her.

She worked in a hair salon and had been drinking with friends at a bar when her killer first approached her.

IBTE & Facebook @Radar-Luzi, 22.10.2017

Report added: 1 Sep 2018. Last updated: 24 Apr 2021

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