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Pojuca Alves de Souza

Age 26

12 Feb 2021
Araci, Bahia (Brazil)

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Pojuca Alves de Souza
Pojuca Alves de Souza [photo:]

Pojuca was stabbed after an argument with a client outside a motel. She died in hospital.

The death of [deadname] Alves de Souza, 26, a [trans woman] who used the first name "Pojuca" from the city of Ribeira do Pombal in Araci this Friday (12) happened after an argument with an alleged client, who refused to pay for the program, according to the Voz do Campo website.

According to the information, after the speech that took place outside the motel where the program took place around 5 am, the [trans woman] was hit with a knife. People passing by the scene saw the stabbed [trans woman] and provided help. “Pojuca” was taken to the Municipal Hospital with perforations in the chest, but died from her injuries.

Report added: 13 Feb 2021. Last updated: 12 Nov 2021

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