TDoR 2021 / 2020 / October / 26 / Juliana Piropo

Juliana Piropo

Age 44

26 Oct 2020
Vitória da Conquista, Bahia (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/26-Oct-2020/Juliana Piropo

Juliana Piropo
Juliana Piropo [photo:]

Juliana was shot while working in the centre of Vitória da Conquista early on the evening of Monday 26th October. She died at the scene.

A [trans woman] with a first name Juliana was murdered with gunshots to the head on the night of this Monday, 26, on [Avenida Presidente Dutra, also known as Avenida Integração] in Rio Bahia, a stretch of the Sumaré neighborhood in Vitória da Conquista (distant 527 km from Salvador), in the southwest of the state.

According to witnesses, the assailant arrived and fired about 8 shots into the victim's head. The military police are on site awaiting the arrival of the technical police department team.

Juliana lived in the Guarani neighborhood and was a very well-known person in the city.

Her killer was subsequently arrested.

Report added: 30 Oct 2020. Last updated: 12 Nov 2021

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