TDoR 2021 / 2021 / May / 24 / Name Unknown

Name Unknown

Age 22-24

24 May 2021
Várzea Grande, Mato Grosso (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/24-May-2021/N.N.

Name Unknown

The body of the unidentified victim was found on the road between Cuiabá and Várzea Grande. Their arms and hands were tied and there were bruises on their back.

The body of a [trans person], as yet unidentified, was located on ponte Imigrantes that connects Cuiabá and Várzea Grande, this Monday (24th). The corpse was in front of a billboard on the road. The victim's arms and hands were tied with a hose and with several bruises on the back.

According to information from the Homicide and Personnel Protection Police (DHPP), the Military Police received an anonymous tip informing them that there was a body at the scene. Upon arriving at the indicated location, the accuracy of the report was verified.

Politec is on site and, according to preliminary information from an expert investigating case, the victim has no identification documents and is between 22 and 24 years old. The corpse has some details that suggest that it belongs to a [trans person], such as elongated nails and details on clothes.

According to the expert, the victim's back has deep bruises, probably caused by wooden boards - which must have been used in the beating session - and many injuries in the head region. In addition, the body was marked by the initials of the criminal faction Comando Vermelho (CV) in the lower back. There are no signs of gunshots in the body.

Report added: 30 May 2021. Last updated: 12 Nov 2021

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