TDoR 2018 / 2018 / September / 15 / Abya Passos Mantovanny

Abya Passos Mantovanny

Age 34

15 Sep 2018
Querência, Mato Grosso (Brazil)

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Abya Passos Mantovanny
Abya Passos Mantovanny [photo:]

Abya was stabbed 15 times by her boyfriend in a nightclub early on Saturday 15th September.

A 33-year-old [trans woman] was stabbed to death inside a nightclub in Bairro Setor F, in Querência, 912 km from Cuiabá, on Saturday (15). The suspect in the murder is a teenager who fled on a bicycle after the crime, according to witnesses' reports to the Civil Police, which investigates the crime.

According to the Civil Police, Abya Passos was dating the suspect. The suspect is that the teenager killed the victim out of jealousy. According to the police, he learned that the victim's ex-husband was in town.

Witnesses said they heard the victim screaming for help and called the military police. Upon arriving at the scene, the police found the [trans woman] inside a room, in the club building, with her clothes soiled with blood and several perforations on her body, but she was still alive.

She was attended to by a team from the Municipal Hospital, but died at the scene.

Her Facebook and Instagram profiles are and respectively.

IBTE & G1, 15.09.2018

Report added: 19 Sep 2018. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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