Ebony Morgan is the 15th transgender woman killed in the U.S. in…

Ebony Morgan is the 15th transgender woman killed in the U.S. in 2017

  • Police in Lynchburg, Virginia, are investigating the homicide of a transgender woman named Ebony Morgan, age 28, who allegedly was shot multiple times on Sunday.
  • She is the 15th trans woman to be killed in 2017.
  • Police were called to 303 Rivermont Ave. in Lynchburg, around 1 a.m. Sunday when they found Morgan’s body riddled with bullet holes, according to a post on the department’s Facebook page.
  • Emergency crews transported Morgan to Lynchburg General Hospital where she was pronounced dead as a result of her injuries, police said. Read more (7/3/17)