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Samantha Barbosa Cavalcante

Age 21

3 Dec 2023
São Francisco de Itabapoana, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Samantha Barbosa Cavalcante
Samantha Barbosa Cavalcante [photo:]

Samantha was shot in the street.

A 21-year-old trans woman, identified as Samantha Barbosa Cavalcante, was shot dead on Sunday night (3), in the town of Barra do Itabapoana, in São Francisco de Itabapoana.

Military police officers were on patrol when they received information about the crime, which took place on Rua da Fumega. Arriving at the scene, they found the victim's body lying on the ground.

At the scene, the police discovered that two elements had arrived on foot, shot the victim and fled in an unknown direction. Municipal Rescue was called, but when they arrived at the scene, Samantha was already dead.

The crime will be investigated by the 147th Legal Police Station of São Francisco de Itabapoana.

Report added: 4 Dec 2023. Last updated: 7 Dec 2023

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