29 Nov 2020
Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)
Laura was kidnapped, beaten and executed by a criminal gang. When found her hands were bound and one of her arms broken.
A [trans woman] was executed this Sunday morning (11/29), in the Pau da Lima neighborhood of Salvador. Her death took place on Rua São Vicente at around 5am.
The victim was found with bound hands, a broken arm and several gunshot wounds. She was also gagged. There were more than 30 shots and several criminals participated in the homicide, according to a source from Informe Baiano.
The IB source did not know the name of the young woman, who appears to be less than 28 years old, but said she lived in the neighborhood of Horizonte, where had been kidnapped and taken to Pau da Lima. The killers fled in a black car.
The Civil Police reported that the case is being investigated by 2ªDH / Central, a police station that is part of the Department of Homicide and Personal Protection (DHPP).