Pollyane Weneck dos ReisAge 22
16 Jun 2019
Coromandel, Minas Gerais (Brazil)
Pollyane was found lying in the street bleeding from the left hand side of her chest. She died in hospital.
A 22-year-old [trans woman] was found dead with several stab wounds to the body on Sunday night, 16, at around 9 pm. According to the Military Police (PM), the body of [deadname] (her social name is unknown) was lying on a public road bleeding heavily from the left side of the chest.
Witnesses in premises nearby reported hearing no noise or shouting, only finding the victim lying on the ground. A colleague who lived with her said that she had been away from home and, upon returning, found her friend drinking with four young people.
[deadname] had later taken a dress and gone out to a cousin's house. The colleague also said that a fish knife was missing from the kitchen.
The victim was taken to the Municipal Emergency, but did not survive.
Editor's Note: Pollyane's social name was not reported by the press, but was confirmed by ANTRA.