“She used to drug men after attracting them to a sexual event or sometimes under the impression it was a sexual encounter,” Police Chief Leandro Gontijo said.
“When she arrived at the hotel, another trans suspect appeared who promised to take part in a threesome,” he added. “The man was offered a drink and a drug was put in the glass. He then had his belongings stolen.”
According to the site, Martinez is also being investigated in connection with closely related crimes in Sao Paulo, Florianopolis, and Balneario Camboriu.
“It is important to emphasize that, if there are other victims, because they exist but people are too ashamed to register a complaint, that they can contact us at the 16th Precinct,” the chief said.
In 2015, the beauty queen was also arrested in connection with a homicide, according to the Brazilian news outlet G1, which did not provide further specifics.