Kiki Fantroy is the 13th (known) Black transgender woman to be violently killed in the United States since the beginning of the year.
Laverne Cox On The Rise Of Black Trans Women Murders: 'Your Attraction To Me As A Trans Woman Is Not A Reason To Kill Me'
"As we celebrate Pride, and there’s so many things to celebrate, we also have to remember that there’s so much work that needs to be done."
The death of Chynal Lindsey over the weekend is the second slaying of a transgender Black woman in the city of Dallas in less than a month.
Washington is the fifth transgender person in the U.S. this year, known to have been killed using deadly force—all were Black trans women.