TDoR 2024 / 2024 / March / 15 / Name Unknown

Name Unknown

Age 40-50

15 Mar 2024
Santa Luzia, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Name Unknown

The body of the victim was found next to a lagoon. Her identity was not reported.

The body of a [person], approximately 50 years old [another source said approx 40], not yet identified, was found on the banks of the lagoon in the Duquesa 2 neighborhood, close to Clube Racanto Lagoa Azual, in Santa Luzia, metropolitan region of Belo Horizonte, this Saturday morning (15) .

Sergeant Edgar Miranda explained that the Military Police (PM) was called at around 9:30 am by people who were passing by the place and called 190.

When they arrived at the scene, they noticed that the [person] was wearing a woman's dress with head injuries, but no gunshot marks. Their belongings included women's clothing. The right side of the victim's face was swollen. Her head was probably injured by being hit with a stick,” he said.

As the victim was not identified, it was not possible to confirm whether the victim was a trans woman.

Forensics and hearse were at the scene and sent the body to the Legal Medical Institute (IML).

Report added: 28 Mar 2024. Last updated: 5 Apr 2024

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