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Leca do Beral

Age 33

12 Apr 2020
Patos, Paraíba (Brazil)

Leca do Beral
Leca do Beral [photo:]

Leca was shot dead in the centre of Patos in the early hours of Easter Sunday.

A [trans woman] was shot to death this Sunday (12) in the city of Patos, in the interior of Paraíba, and the police are trying to discover the motivation and the perpetrator of the murder.

According to information from the Military Police, the crime took place around 3 am on Rua Floriano Peixoto, in the Center of Patos. The victim was identified as [deadname] Lopes de Medeiros, a 33-year-old [trans woman] known as "Leca do Beral".

Report added: 20 Apr 2020. Last updated: 20 Jul 2020

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