TDoR 2020 / 2020 / August / 05 / Paloma


5 Aug 2020
Feira de Santana, Bahia (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/5-Aug-2020/Paloma

Paloma [photo:]

Paloma's body was found in vegetation. She had been strangled.

Teams from the Homicide Police Station (DHPP) and the Technical Police Department (DPT) were around 4 pm on BR-116 Sul, in TrĂªs Riachos, to carry out the cadaverous survey of a [trans woman] found by people in a thicket.

According to information, the victim was a [trans woman], wore purple shorts and a black robe and had signs of strangulation. The [woman] did not carry documents, but it was discovered that she was known as "Paloma".

Report added: 10 Aug 2020. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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