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Boyfriend of murdered transgender woman, 22, is arrested for 'stabbing her multiple times and then dumping her body on the side of a road' Joshua Dominic Bourgeois was charged with killing his girlfriend Tracy Williams The 22-year-old's body was found in a Houston parking lot with stab wounds Williams, who was transgender, was said to be in a 'dating relationship' with him   She is the third transgender woman to be murdered in Texas and the 16th in America since January  Bourgeois is being held at Baker Street Jail and will appear in court on Monday  

By Josh Saunders For Dailymail.com

Published: 21:50 BST, 25 August 2019 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 25 August 2019

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Joshua Dominic Bourgeois (above), 25, has been charged with for the murder of his 22-year-old transgender girlfriend Tracy Williams whose body was discovered in July

Joshua Dominic Bourgeois (above), 25, has been charged with for the murder of his 22-year-old transgender girlfriend Tracy Williams whose body was discovered in July

The boyfriend of a murdered transgender woman has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her multiple times and then dumping her body on the side of a road. 

Joshua Dominic Bourgeois, 25, of Houston, Texas, has been charged in connection with death of Tracy Williams, 22, who was also known as Tracy Single.

Her body was found in a gas station parking lot with a puncture wound and several lacerations on Katy Freeway and Wycliffe Drive in west Harris County on July 30.

Police told the Houston Chronicle that Williams and Bourgeois had been in a 'dating relationship.'

Bourgeois was taken to Baker Street Jail and will appear before the courts on Monday. 

Williams, who was born Trevian Delaney was the oldest of six children and often presented as a woman, her mother Joyce Williams told the site. 

Tracy Williams (above), also known by the last name Single, was found dead on July 30

Williams (above) was remembered by friends as outgoing and supportive

Tracy Williams (above), also known by the last name Single, was found dead on July 30. She was remembered by friends as outgoing and supportive 

The body of Williams was discovered in a parking lot (above) on Katy Freeway and Wycliffe Drive in west Harris County, in Houston, Texas on July 30

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