DC Trans Woman Found Dead — the latest of a series of TG-related incidents

U.S. Captiol building

THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — A transgender woman has been found dead in the DC  Columbia Heights area. She suffered face trauma and is currently at the ME’s office to determine cause of death. She has not been identified and police are working with the DC Trans Coalition to resolve this.

This is the latest in a string of incidents involving members of the transgender community this summer.  On August 22, two transgender women were shot at by an off-duty DC police officer, earlier in August a trans woman was shot near the same location someone previously shot trans woman Lashai McLean in July.

More here: http://www.metroweekly.com/news/?ak=6557

Categories: Transgender, Transsexual, Trans

Tags: , , , ,

3 replies

  1. When will this stop? Will we ever be safe?

  2. We can raise awareness, adopt stricter punishments, but will we ever be truly safe, no. Always take precautions.


  1. Recent DC transgender murder victim Gaurav Gopalan is a well-known theater director « The Guerrilla Angel Report by Lexie Cannes

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: