Second transgender woman found dead in Dallas in same week

The Dallas Police Department is working to identify the body of a transgender female found floating in the water at White Rock Creek in Texas Saturday.

The victim, found dead by a kayaker, is the second trans woman to die unexpectedly this week, according to the Dallas Police Department.

Dallas Police say a body recovered May 12, 2018 in White Rock Creek belongs to an unidentified transgender female, the second trans woman to die unexpectedly in Dallas the past week. (CBS DFW via Facebook)

The case is classified as an "unexplained death pending a cause of death determination" from the Dallas Medical Examiner’s office, according to police.

Police found 26-year-old Carla Patricia Flores-Pavon unconscious in her apartment May 9, 2018 in the 6100 block of Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway, and she was pronounced dead at a local hospital. (Facebook)

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