Paris AlexsandryAge 37-39
2 Feb 2023
Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca (Mexico)
Paris was found shot dead in a home in the Tomás Aquino neighborhood. She identified as muxé and made her living selling tamales.
Note that the date of her murder is not known; the date given here is that of the first corresponding media report.
Oaxaca de Juárez.- The Oaxaca State Attorney General's Office (FGEO) reported that it initiated an investigation folder for the crime of homicide, committed against París , a person belonging to the community of sexual diversity, in Juchitán de Zaragoza. Investigation folder 3957/FIST/JUCHITAN/2023 was addressed under the Protocol for the Care of People from the Lesbian, Gay, Transsexual, Transgender, Transsexual, Transvestite, and Intersex Community, the prosecutor's office reported.
"The events occurred this Thursday in the Tomás Aquino neighborhood, located in the municipality of Juchitán de Zaragoza, in the region of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, where the body of [Paris] was located, inside a private home," he explained.
After receiving the report on the commission of the crime, the prosecution explains that it deployed its multidisciplinary team to start the inquiries, including the Specialized Unit for Attention to Crimes Committed by Sexual Diversity. "After this initial work, the FGEO established several lines of investigation that are followed to find the whereabouts of the person who is responsible."
According to local news media, París was dedicated to selling tamales, which is why she was known in the community.
Paris' Facebook profile is https://www.facebook.com/parisalexsandry.lopezjimenez.