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.
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:
|One||Guayaquil||Julio Cobos Darwin Reyes||17/02/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Murder|
|February||Guayaquil||José Andrés Cuenca Adrian||28/03/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Murder|
|Three||Freedom||Giovanny Reyes Vidal Almeida||09/04/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Murder|
|4||Guayaquil||John Orlando Jiménez Mateus||04/27/2014||Sexual Orientation||Transfemenina||Murder|
|5||Guayaquil||Vallejo Cristian Murillo||30/10/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Murder|
|6||Guayaquil||Ivan Enrique Zavala Letamendi||09/04/2014||Sexual Orientation||Gay||Murder|
|7||Duran||Charlotte Valentina Vargas Calixto||15/11/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Murder|
|8||Guayaquil||Melissa Cevallos Montenegro (John David)||25/11/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Murder|
|9||Guayaquil||Juan Luis Morales Almeida||12/25/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Murder|
|One||Guayaquil||Katty Valley||07/30/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Attempted Murder|
|February||Duran||Kevin David Piedrahita Arias||12/08/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Attempted Murder|
|Three||Guayaquil||David Daniel Serrano Echanique. (Devora)||02/03/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Attempted Murder|
|4||Guayaquil||Diane Mari Rodriguez Zambrano||10/10/2014||Gender Identity||Transfemenina||Death 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.
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