TDoR 2022 / 2022 / February / 04 / Michele


Age 28

4 Feb 2022
Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Espírito Santo (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/tdor2022/04-Feb-2022/Michele


Michele was stabbed by a man after he discovered that she had HIV.

A trans woman, identified as Michele, was murdered this Friday morning (4), in Cachoeiro de Itapemirim. According to initial information from the PM, the crime took place around 10:30 am, on Rua Artur Prata, which is in the Nossa Senhora de Fátima neighborhood.

Police also revealed that the 32-year-old suspect was arrested shortly after the crime and took the military to the place where the victim's body was, at his house.

The man told the police that Michele was having a sexual relationship with and he stabbed Michele to death after discovering that she had HIV. The suspect also said that he met her at the Cachoeiro Center and invited her to come to his house to use drugs on Friday morning.,410030.jhtml

Report added: 6 Feb 2022. Last updated: 8 Nov 2022

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