TDoR 2022 / 2022 / June / 08 / Lu Henrique

Lu Henrique

Age 22

8 Jun 2022
Manaus, Amazonas (Brazil)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/tdor2022/04-Jun-2022/Lu Henrique

Lu Henrique

Lu was shot in the street.

Manaus/AM – Luís Henrique, 22, a [trans woman] better known as “Lu”, was shot dead in a square at dawn on Wednesday (8), on rua Japurá, in the Jorge Teixeira neighborhood in the east of Manaus.

Lu lived with two other friends in the same neighborhood, and according to them, [she] had left the house around 2 am.

Hours later, residents heard gunshots and when they went out to see what had happened, they found the victim lying on the ground.

According to the forensics, Lu was killed with two shots to the back of the head. Her body was sent to the IML and the murder will be investigated by the Civil Police.

Report added: 8 Jun 2022. Last updated: 13 Jul 2023

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