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Renata Spencer

9 Mar 2019
El Cerrito, Tepeji del Río, Hidalgo (Mexico)

Renata Spencer
Renata Spencer [photo:]

Renata's body was found near Antigua Mexico-Queretaro (Federal Highway 17) on the morning of Saturday 9th March. She had a head wound.

After the funeral of Renata Spencer, a 20-year-old trans woman whose body was found on Saturday morning in the town of El Cerrito, family and friends displayed placards with the caption "We are all Renata" and demanded investigation of her homicide.

According to police reports, on Saturday morning, municipal agents located the body of the young woman lying in the Los Reyes camp, located on the side of the old Mexico-Queretaro federal highway.

At the time of the discovery, the deceased had her trousers at knee height; she wore a gray shirt, vest, and black boots. The body had a wound on the head.

"It's not fair that they killed her in this way, it's a murder because of her gender." The authorities must clarify what happened and stop the murderers," said a friend of the victim.

Renata's Facebook profile is

Report added: 17 Mar 2019. Last updated: 13 Nov 2019. Source ref: tgeu/9-Mar-2019/Renata Spencer

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