TDoR 2020 / 2019 / October / 12 / Júlia Holanda Ferreira

Júlia Holanda Ferreira

Age 24

12 Oct 2019
Sobral, Ceará (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/12-Oct-2019/Julia

Júlia Holanda Ferreira
Júlia Holanda Ferreira [photo:]

Júlia was shot dead by two men in the street in the Bairro Sumaré neighborhood on the morning of Saturday 12th October.

A [trans person] was shot dead on Saturday morning (12) in Bairro Sumaré, in Sobral, northern Ceará.

According to the Public Security Bureau, the 24-year-old victim, identified by the social name Júlia, was shot dead by two men who came on foot and fired several shots.

Note that we don't know how Júlia identified, or whether the photo which is circulating in news reports is representative of the way they presented at the time they died. All we know is that someone murdered them.

Report added: 18 Oct 2019. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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