Posts Tagged ‘joshua mack’

Who Botched the Gender Identity of a D.C. Homicide Victim?

Vigil attendees pay their respects to Tyli'a Mack.
On Wednesday, Aug. 26, one person was killed and another critically injured in a daytime stabbing outside 209 Q St. NW. In the hours following the homicide, police and reporters gathered witness testimony, formed a description of the suspect, and chased likely motives. This time, cops and journalists [...]

$25,000 Reward Offered in Transgender Stabbing Case

The Metropolitan Police Department has issued a reward poster in the death of transgender woman Joshua Mack, a.k.a. "Na Na Boo" (pictured). The flier, which you can download here [PDF], doesn't include any intel on possible suspects. It does, however, promise a $25,000 reward for "anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and [...]

Vigil Planned For Transgender Stabbing Victims

A candlelight vigil will be held tomorrow evening for transgender woman who was killed yesterday afternoon. Joshua Mack, known to friends as "Na Na Boo," died at Howard University Hospital at 3 p.m. yesterday. Another transgender woman, who has not been identified, was also stabbed, and survived.
The vigil will be held at the site of [...]