6 Jul 2021
Rionegro, Antioquia (Colombia)
Tatiana's naked body was found next to the Rionegro river. Her cause of death was not reported.
After a call from citizens, authorities confirmed the discovery of the body of a trans woman on the banks of the Rionegro River.
According to the official report, the body was found naked and without signs of violence on the banks of the river and near the sector known as '4 Esquinas'.
Faced with this case, Colonel Daniel Mazo Cardona, commander of the Antioquia Police Department, said, "when the quadrant patrol found her naked. Her family said that he was a person who was was homeless, was living under a bridge and that she had some medical situations."
The body was transferred to forensic medicine to begin investigations that may determine the causes of death.
Hoy el miedo y el dolor nos sobrepasan... Nos están exterminando, 19 mujeres trans asesinadas en 2021. Mañana puede ser cualquiera de NosoTRANS.— Red Comunitaria Trans (@redcomunitariat) July 7, 2021
Ayer asesinaron a Tatiana, mujer Trans, en el municipio de Rionegro Antioquia. ¿Cuántas más necesitan? pic.twitter.com/OtviCBuDC0
Today fear and pain overwhelm us ... They are exterminating us, 19 trans women murdered in 2021. Tomorrow it could be anyone from NosoTRANS.
Yesterday Tatiana, a Trans woman, was murdered in the municipality of Rionegro Antioquia. How many more do they need?