TDoR 2018 / 2017 / November / 19 / Vitória de Souza ("Iris")

Vitória de Souza ("Iris")

Age 22

19 Nov 2017
Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/19-Nov-2017/Vitória de Souza

Vitória de Souza ("Iris")

Vitória was stabbed 9 times in the chest, back, neck and right arm.

Witnesses had reported hearing an argument involving her and another person at around 4:30am. Tyre marks were found on the grass near her body.

In November 2019 a trans woman known as Lorena was sentenced to 14 years in prison for her murder. Her co-defendent Wilson Osorio Dias was sentenced to 12 years.

Lorena and Wilson went in front of a jury this Friday (22).

According to the Dourados News website, the two [trans women] were in 'disagreement' over prostitution points in the city. [Vitória] was killed with nine stab wounds, three of which hit the victim's neck, two in the back, two in the chest and two in the right arm.

Lorena stabbed and Wilson drove the car the accused was in. After the murder, [Vitória]'s body was left on rua 20 de dezembro.

IBTE & Midia Max 19.11.2017

Report added: 1 Sep 2018. Last updated: 28 Dec 2022

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