TDoR 2021 / 2020 / November / 04 / Sandy da Silva Gomes

Sandy da Silva Gomes

Age 29

4 Nov 2020
Tijucussu, Ceará (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/4-Nov-2020/Sandy da Silva Gomes

Sandy da Silva Gomes
Sandy da Silva Gomes [photo:]

Sandy was shot while selling raffle tickets.

A 29-year-old [trans woman], identified as Sancle da Silva Gomes and known as Sandy, 29, was shot dead on Wednesday night (4) in the town of Tijucussu, in the rural area of ​​Cascavel, in Greater Fortaleza. She was selling raffles at the time of the crime and was the second [trans] victim of violence in Ceará in four days [the other being Samylla Marry Windson].

The victim had no criminal record. According to the Military Police, she worked selling raffles. Several pistol capsules were found next to the victim's body.

Report added: 2 Dec 2020. Last updated: 12 Nov 2021

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