TDoR 2022 / 2021 / November / 07 / Danyale Johnson

Danyale Johnson

Age 35

7 Nov 2021
Memphis, Tennessee (USA)

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Danyale Johnson
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Danyale was shot and her car stolen.

A 35-year-old Black trans woman was killed by gunshot on Saturday, November 13 in Memphis, Tennessee. Danyale Johnson was found in a parking lot around 1 AM after the shooter left her lying in the parking lot and stole her car. Her death was confirmed by non-profit We Care Tennessee

After the shooting, the gunman jumped into the victim’s 2010 black Nissan Altima and took off, according to police.

Danyale was transported to a local hospital, but did not survive.

A crowdfunder started by her mother to pay for funeral expenses deadnamed and misgendered her.

Danyale's Facebook profiles are and

Report added: 15 Nov 2021. Last updated: 8 Nov 2022

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