TDoR 2020 / 2020 / June / 23 / F. J. Brito

F. J. Brito

Age 45

23 Jun 2020
Teresina, Piauí (Brazil)
Possible suicide

TDoR list ref: tgeu/23-Jun-2020/Name Unknown

F. J. Brito

F. was found sitting at home with medication lying alongside her body. The cause of her death was reported as a suspected suicide.

A [trans woman] whose identity has not yet been revealed was found dead on Tuesday afternoon (23) at Conjunto Taquari, located on the east side of Teresina. According to Colonel Joseline, commander of the 5th Battalion of the Military Police, the victim was found sitting and dead, and some [medication] was found on the side of the body. It is suspected that the victim took their own life.

Note that the TGEU TDoR 2020 list reports that she had been beaten, but the information available does nto substantiate this.

Report added: 27 Sep 2020. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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