TDoR 2020 / 2020 / July / 27 / Denisse Torres

Denisse Torres

Age 39

27 Jul 2020
Minatitlán, Veracruz (Mexico)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/27-Jul-2020/Denisse Torres

Denisse Torres
Denisse Torres [photo:]

Denisse's body was found in the living room of her home with multiple stab wounds and her tongue cut out. She had been dead for several days.

On Monday afternoon [27th July] the lifeless body was found of [deadname] González Cubillo of 39 years, better known as 'Denisse Torres' and a member of the LGBT community of Minatitlán.

The body that remained in the living room of her home located on calle Heriberto Jara in the Obrera neighborhood, showed visible traces of violence. Stabbed wounds caused her to lose her life.

Her body had apparently lain inside the house for several days, but it was only yesterday when it was discovered by some people who reported the authority.

On 27th July two men were arrested for her murder.

Mexico. During the night of Thursday, they arrested two men involved in the murder of a transsexual woman identified as Deniss Torres . They found her inside her house in Minatitlán, Veracruz.

One of the detainees was identified as Aaron Antonio aka El Krilin and there may be a third accomplice.

Report added: 30 Jul 2020. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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