TDoR 2020 / 2020 / February / 23 / Name Unknown

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23 Feb 2020
Fortaleza, Ceará (Brazil)

Name Unknown

The victim was shot in the city centre during the early hours of Fortaleza Carnival. The identity of the killer is unknown.

The murder of a [trans woman] was recorded at dawn during Carnival this Sunday at Rua Quintino Bocaiúva, in the Centro [neighborhood]. The Secretariat of Public Security and Social Defense (SSPDS) reported that the victim was found without identifying documents. The circumstances in which the crime was committed and the identity of the perpetrator are not yet known. A police inquiry will be launched to clarify the case.

"Teams from the Fortaleza Municipal Guard (GMF) guarded the crime scene until the arrival of the police and experts. The investigation will be conducted by the 4th Police Station of the DHPP (Department of Homicide and Personal Protection)." The police station will conduct the investigation of the case.

Report added: 25 Feb 2020. Last updated: 20 Jul 2020

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