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Sofia Gonçalves de Oliveira

Age 23

12 Feb 2023
Patos de Minas, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

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Sofia Gonçalves de Oliveira
Sofia Gonçalves de Oliveira [photo:]

Sofia was shot in a bar by aher lover, who was angry that she had talked to others about his relationship with her.

A 23-year-old trans woman was murdered by her own lover, 25, who feared exposure of the relationship between the two in Patos de Minas, Alto Paranaíba. The information is from the Civil Police, which concluded on Thursday (2) the inquiry that investigated the crime, which took place on February 12. The man has been indicted and is on the run.

According to the Civil Police, the victim had a love affair with the man. However, "he did not accept that she commented on it with other people in the city", reported the institution. On the day of the crime, the trans woman was drinking at a bar, when the suspect arrived at the scene accompanied by a girlfriend.

“At one point, the victim said something that displeased the man, who got into a brief argument with the woman and shot her three times,” described the Civil Police. After the crime, the man fled.

On Instagram, Sofhia called herself a blogger, dancer, hairdresser and eyebrow designer and had nearly 3,000 followers.

A suspect was arrested on 24th January 2024.

The Civil Police of Minas Gerais arrested, last Wednesday (24), the suspect in Sophia's murder. The 27-year-old man is accused of five jewelry and vehicle robberies in Carmo do Paranaíba. The suspect was already on the run for committing a homicide in Carmo do Paranaíba.

The man was arrested in the Novo Paraíso neighborhood, after executing a search and seizure warrant. At the scene, police located a bunch of marijuana and materials proving his participation in the robbery. He was taken to the Carmo Paranaíba Police Station and will later be sent to the Prison System.,-assassinada-em-fev.-de-2023,-dao-versao-sobre-o-assassinato-,1464488/mulher-trans-foi-executada-por-amante-que-nao-queria-expor-relacao.shtml

Report added: 12 Feb 2023. Last updated: 1 Mar 2024

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