Transgender Woman Is Killed in ‘Vicious and Violent Attack’ in Her Miami Apartment

 | 
02/16/2021

An attack that a police detective describes as “very vicious and violent” has authorities searching for the killer of a 45-year-old transgender woman found dead two weeks ago in her Miami apartment. Family identified the victim as Alexus Braxton. “Whoever did this, you need to come forward,” Braxton’s sister, who gave her name as Neki, told NBC Miami. “You hurting our family. You hurting everyone around us, and we want to know, why, why, why would you do it? What would the reason be for you to do such a crime and do such an act on a beautiful person?” In a video news release, Miami-Dade Police Det. Juan Segovia said: “The family has been left with no closure. They’re suffering tremendously because of the death and the manner in which our victim … was murdered.”

Share this:

Latest Global News

Added on: 05/29/2024
05/28/2024
As campaigning for the UK general election hots up, concerns are being raised by the trans community on several key issues, including conversion therapy, …
Added on: 05/29/2024
05/28/2024
A new report details a wave of attacks on gay men in France carried out by young perpetrators using hook-up apps to lure their …
Added on: 05/29/2024
05/28/2024
As the LGBTQ+ community continues to face discriminatory legislation across the country, there are also a number of active court cases making their way …

Explore LGBTQ+ Issues

Other News from ,

Added on: 05/29/2024
As the LGBTQ+ community continues to face discriminatory legislation across the country, there are also a number of active court cases making their way …
Added on: 05/28/2024
The federal government in 2020 and 2023 changed who it said could safely donate organs and blood, reducing the restrictions on men who have …
Added on: 05/27/2024
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fuller Theological Seminary, an evangelical school in Pasadena, California, is deliberating whether to become more open to LGBTQ+ students who …