Justice for Transgender Woman Stabbed 119 Times

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Target: Janis G. Mangum, Sherriff of Jackson County, MO

Goal: Apprehend perpetrator of vicious assault and murder of Dee Whigham, a young transgender woman.

A transgender woman was murdered in an especially heinous manner as her attacker stabbed her 119 times. The vicious attack is yet another assault on the LGBTQ community, and justice must be served for this unfortunate woman.

According to Jackson County, Missouri Deputy Leo Allen, autopsy results for 25-year-old Dee Whigham show that she was stabbed more than 100 times. The deputy added that the majority of the stab wounds were to the victim’s face, and Whigham’s throat was slashed three times.

A Navy seaman in training at a local base has been arrested in connection with the case. He stands charged with capital murder after being identified by authorities in a surveillance video moments after the alleged murder occurred.

Police have not yet identified a motive for the killing, but the innocent victim of this brutal murder deserves justice. Sign the petition below to demand a full investigation and, if necessary, a harsh punishment for Dee Whigham’s killer.

PETITION LETTER:

Dear Mrs. Mangum,

I am writing to express my concern about the murder of Dee Whigham. Found dead in a hotel room, Whigham was stabbed 119 times, with most of the stab wounds appearing on her face. Her throat was also slashed three times. Even more troubling is the fact that Whigham was a transgender woman, which may have contributed to the motive around her violent murder.

Regardless of the victim’s gender, such a vicious attack deserves severe punishment. I urge you to use all available resources to investigate this murder and bring this innocent woman’s killer to justice.

Sincerely,

[Your Name Here]

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2 Comments

  1. This vicious sadistic murder is an obvious sick “Hate” crime. The criminal is a very dangerous psychopath and belongs in prison for a very long sentence! Do not allow this monster to remain loose on the streets!

  2. Gen Lovyet Agustsson says:

    transgenders want to live!

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