TDoR 2022 / 2022 / May / 01 / Karla


1 May 2022
Torreón, Coahuila (Mexico)

Karla [photo:]

Karla was stabbed in her home.

Torreón, Coahuila.- This Saturday the Coahuila State Prosecutor's Office confirmed the death of a trans woman, whose official documents identify her as [deadname], inside her home in the Pedregal del Valle neighborhood of this city.

Through social network post, the outrage caused by the violent death of Karla went viral, who, according to information provided by the authorities, had suffered multiple cuts caused by a sharp weapon.

The victim's half-naked body was found in a room on a chair in the dorsal decubitus position, that is, lying down with her head looking at the ceiling.

The remains of the deceased today were transferred to the Forensic Medical Service (Semefo) to determine the causes of death through a necropsy.

In social network posts members of the LGBT+ community demanded that the case be investigated that Karla should receive justice.

Report added: 8 May 2022

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