TDoR 2020 / 2020 / August / 21 / Bernadete


21 Aug 2020
Igarapé Grande, Maranhão (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/21-Aug-2020/Bernadete

Bernadete [photo:]

Bernadete was stabbed by her own brother after an argument.

A [trans woman] identified by the police only as Bernadete was found dead at her residence in the Mutirão neighborhood, in Igarapé Grande, MA.

According to police information, the crime was committed by the victim's brother after a disagreement between them. Bernadette was stabbed to death. The brother is at large.

Note that none of the available reports include a date for the murder. As such the date given is that of the first report of the crime.

Report added: 24 Aug 2020. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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