TDoR 2019 / 2019 / April / 03 / Bárbara


3 Apr 2019
Itabuna, Bahia (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/5-Apr-2019/Barbara


Bárbara was shot at least five times by two assailants on a motorcycle in the São Caetano neighborhood.

A trans woman, by the name of Bárbara was shot to death at dawn on Friday (5) by two criminals on a motorcycle. The crime occurred in São Jorge street, São Caetano neighborhood in Itabuna. The victim was hunted near the fair and killed with at least five .380 pistol shots. Bárbara a resident of Sarinha Alcântara neighborhood, was struck in the abdomen, buttocks and back. Police are investigating whether she had any involvement in the death of Adoniram Barbosa Alves, 31, who was murdered last Sunday (31) in Pedro Jerônimo neighborhood.

Barbara would have been killed by members of the DMP faction who did not admit the death of the worker in their area. It is the 4th murder in April and the 33rd in 2019 - the 7th homicide of the week.

Report added: 6 Apr 2019. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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