Black Trans Woman Miss Coco, 44, Shot to Death in Dallas

Sue Kerr
4 min readAug 12, 2021
Miss Coco via Nu Trans Movement

On Saturday, August 7, 2021, a 44-year-old Black trans woman known as Miss CoCo was shot to death in a homeless encampment in Dallas, Texas.

Dallas police said the incident happened at about 10:08 p.m. in the 500 block of Park Avenue, between Marilla and Young streets.

The victim, who police identified as a transgender woman, died at a local…

Sue Kerr

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