Keanna Mattel's accused killer, Albert Weathers, is pastor of a Detroit church — prosecutors believe transphobia was his motive.
Keanna Mattel is the 24th known transgender homicide victim in the U.S. this year.
Charges against Deonton A. Rogers include assault and intimidation based on gender.
The victim is expected to recover; police aren't sure yet if the incident was a hate crime.
Charles Brown will serve 32 to 50 years in prison for wounding transgender woman Chocolate during a robbery.