Muhlaysia Booker is the fourth black transgender woman to be killed in the US this year, rights groups say [File: Carolyn Van Houten/The Washington Post/Getty Images]
A 23-year-old transgender woman seen on a widely circulated video being beaten in front of a crowd of people has been found dead in Dallas, Texas.
Police say the body of Muhlaysia Booker, who was shot dead, was found in a street on Saturday and that no suspect has been identified. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators say there’s no apparent link to the April 12 beating Booker suffered after she was involved in a minor traffic accident.
A mobile phone recording during the April incident showed her being beaten by a man as a