TDoR 2018 / 2018 / July / 16 / Lay Neves de Santana

Lay Neves de Santana

Age 27

16 Jul 2018
Camaçari, Bahia (Brazil)

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Lay Neves de Santana

Lay was shot in the chest early on Monday 16th July during an attempted robbery by two men on a motorcycle. She died in hospital.

A [trans woman] identified only as “LAY” was shot dead on Monday night (16), in the Parque Verde II neighborhood, in Camaçari.

According to information from a friend of the victim who was at the time of the crime they were going to the "RUA", when two men aboard a motorcycle stopped and asked for Lay's bag. When Lay refused one of the criminals fired a single shot at the chest of the victim. She died before receiving care at the HGC where she had been taken by a police car.

The crime took place on TV Almirante tamandaré near the embasa.

IBTE & Conexao cidade, 17.07.2018,btravesti-e-assassinado-em-camacari-nesta-segunda-feira-16b.html

Report added: 1 Sep 2018. Last updated: 8 Oct 2022

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