Juliana FerreiraAge 22
2 Oct 2018
Mandaguaçu, Paraná (Brazil)
TDoR list ref: tgeu/2-Oct-2018/Juliana Ferreira
Juliana's decomposing body was found lying in a sugar cane field late on the afternoon of Tuesday 2nd October.
The body of a [trans woman] was found by factory workers at a Mandaguaçu sugarcane plantation in the Maringá region on Tuesday afternoon. The Civil Police reported that the corpse was in an advanced degree of decomposition.
The victim was [female], but wore women's clothing. This is [deadname] Ferreira de Freitas, 24 years old.
Next to the body the police found a cell phone. The police investigate execution hypothesis. Teams of technical expertise were at the scene.
Police said officials working at the site smelled strongly around the body where they were found and called the emergency services. The body was sent to the Legal Medical Institute (IML). Investigators did not confirm whether the victim had marks of gunfire or other injuries.
According to family members [deadname] was a [trans woman], lived in the district of Iguatemi, and was known as Juliana Ferreira. Now with the identification of the victim, the Homicide Police has already begun investigations to reach the perpetrators or perpetrator. The victim may have been stabbed to death.