Ecuadorian transgender woman Marisol Almeida murdered on Christmas Eve.

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Transgender woman Marisol Almeida, 39, was found Christmas Morning, wrapped in a sheet, dead in her beauty salon.

Police officers who arrived at the site indicated that Morales had a cut on her neck, apparently caused by a knife.

According to witnesses, the victim met Thursday night with her family, drank a few beers, then left with others.

A friend of the deceased was the one who found the body after they arrived home and noticed that the gate was open entered and noted that she was wrapped in sheets.

The body was taken to the Forensic Medicine for an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

Theft is suspected, because two televisions were stolen.

Public statement


Ecuador: Assassinated stabbing transsexual Christmas night good morning

Silhouette X Association, categorically rejects the killing of another trans person, según Data Collected by the “Supervisory Committee for Justice and Human Rights” de este institution.

This Thursday December 25, 2014, Juan Luis Morales Almeida (Culturally name Marisol) about 39 years old, was found wrapped in blankets after six stab wounds to propinársele His body (one in the jugular), Which Appear to Have robbed life. Its premises, located in av. Causarina by the entrance of the Eight northwest of Guayaquil, was the scene. Relatives and friends of the victim suspect bloody esta That fact was made a partner Known as “Robert”.

During 2014, we Identified Through This institution, nine murders Against LGBTI people, of Which 8 are home Against trans people (transgender and transsexual female) and detailed below:

OneGuayaquilJulio Cobos Darwin Reyes17/02/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaMurder
FebruaryGuayaquilJosé Andrés Cuenca Adrian28/03/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaMurder
ThreeFreedomGiovanny Reyes Vidal Almeida09/04/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaMurder
4GuayaquilJohn Orlando Jiménez Mateus04/27/2014Sexual OrientationTransfemeninaMurder
5GuayaquilVallejo Cristian Murillo30/10/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaMurder
6GuayaquilIvan Enrique Zavala Letamendi09/04/2014Sexual OrientationGayMurder
7DuranCharlotte Valentina Vargas Calixto15/11/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaMurder
8GuayaquilMelissa Cevallos Montenegro (John David)25/11/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaMurder
9GuayaquilJuan Luis Morales Almeida12/25/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaMurder
OneGuayaquilKatty Valley07/30/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaAttempted Murder
FebruaryDuranKevin David Piedrahita Arias12/08/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaAttempted Murder
ThreeGuayaquilDavid Daniel Serrano Echanique. (Devora)02/03/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaAttempted Murder
4GuayaquilDiane Mari Rodriguez Zambrano10/10/2014Gender IdentityTransfemeninaDeath threats

We call on the Authorities to the case of the trans companion investigation, Because it is a possible hate crime (murder gender identity). Also for the rest of the event so far Collected During 2014, by the SC on Justice and Human Right Association Silhouette X.

Diane Rodriguez


Silhouette X Association

Tel: 0999659426 to 0982001871.

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