LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A 21-year-old Louisville man who became a fixture at Breonna Taylor protests has died in a shooting.
Hamza “Travis” Nagdy was often seen leading protest marches in Louisville with a megaphone. He was killed in a shooting near the University of Louisville campus early Monday. Police have released few details about the shooting.
Nagdy spent time in foster care and in jail as a youth. He told The Associated Press he drew hope from the protest movement.
Louisville police said the city’s homicide unit is investigating the shooting.