US: A Texas woman’s murder on Saturday marks the 17th killing of a transgender person in the United States this year.
According to local paper the Daily Light, twenty-six-year-old Gwynevere River Song was involved in an argument that led to her fatal shooting. She died in her home, while an unidentified man was transported to the hospital.
Deputies from the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office arrived at the 1000 block of Waterford Crossing in Waxahachie, Texas at 5:27 PM to investigate a reported shooting. Waxahachie is the county seat of Ellis County and lies just beyond Dallas’ southern suburbs.