TDoR 2020 / 2019 / December / 06 / Nicole Pinto

Nicole Pinto

Age 33

6 Dec 2019
Toledo, Paraná (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/6-Dec-2019/Nicole

Nicole Pinto

Nicole was shot 3 times by a man who called at her home. She died in hospital.

A 33-year-old [trans womman] was shot on Friday afternoon at a residence located on Rua Francisco Alves, near the intersection with Curitiba Street, in Vila Boa Esperança, Toledo.

The [woman] identified as [deadname] was reportedly at home when a person arrived and called her to the gate. When she was walking away she was shot.

Three shots struck [deadname], one in the chest, shoulder and back. The Fire Department was called and provided the first care to the victim, who was referred for medical care at the Bom Jesus Hospital. Her health condition is serious.

The perpetrator fled the scene on foot.

Update: [Trans woman] shot at Vila Boa Esperança dies at Bom Jesus Hospital.

Nicole Pinto was shot 3 times by a man who called at her home in Toledo, Paraná (Brazil) on 6 Dec 2019.

She was 33. #SayHerName #TransLivesMatter #TDoR

Report added: 9 Dec 2019. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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