Travis Nagdy is a prominent Black Lives Matter activist who was shot and killed in Louisville, Kentucky, in the early morning hours of November 23, according to his mother and local live streamers.
“It is with a heavy and broken heart that I tell you my Beautiful and Intelligent son Travis Nagdy has been tragically killed in a carjacking,” wrote Christina Muimneach on Facebook, sparking a flood of tributes for the activist, who has been a fixture at Breonna Taylor protests.
“So sorry for your loss your Son was a true inspiration to myself and the movement. He is irreplaceable and his leadership and love will be greatly missed. Condolences to you Mother” wrote a man in response to that post. “Thank you for sharing your Son with us. You did an awesome job as a mother to bring that awesome spirit into the world and he is the light he was I say to your job well done. I am praying for you.”