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Caio Siqueira

Age 35

14 Dec 2023
Maceió, Alagoas (Brazil)

Caio Siqueira
Caio Siqueira [photo:]

Caio was shot inside a grocery store. He had sought refuge there after seeing his assassins shooting at him from a motorcycle.

A 35-year-old trans man, identified as Caio, was shot dead inside a grocery store, in the Ouro Preto neighborhood in the upper part of Maceió. The crime took place on the afternoon of Thursday (14).

Witnesses told the police that the victim was close to the commercial establishment, when two men on a motorcycle approached and began shooting at him. In an attempt to protect himself from the shots, Caio sought shelter inside this commercial location, but he was chased and murdered there.

Teams from the Criminalistics Institute (IC) and the Legal Medical Institute (IML) carried out forensic work and recovered the body, respectively.

The case was forwarded to the Police Station of Homicide and Personal Protection (DHPP), where the crime must be investigated. So far no one has been arrested. Video surveillance camera footage may help identify the crime suspects.

Report added: 21 Dec 2023. Last updated: 1 Mar 2024

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