TDoR 2022 / 2022 / February / 11 / Júlia dos Santos Silva

Júlia dos Santos Silva

Age 23

11 Feb 2022
Palmares, Pernambuco (Brazil)

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Júlia dos Santos Silva
Júlia dos Santos Silva [photo:]

Júlia was shot in the street on the night of Friday 11th February.

A [trans woman] was shot dead in Palmares, in the Mata Sul region of Pernambuco, on Friday night (11).

According to the Civil Police, the victim, known as Julia, was on Rua Alvez da Silva, in the Santa Rosa neighborhood, when a suspect approached and then shot her. She could not survive her injuries and died at the scene.

At the time of publication the motive and authorship [f the crime] are unknown. The Civil Police are investigating the case.

Report added: 13 Feb 2022. Last updated: 8 Nov 2022

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