Black trans woman Amber Monroe found murdered in Detroit


By theGrio

Amber Monroe, a 20-year-old transgender woman who was a well-known LGBTQ advocate, was found murdered in Detroit on Saturday afternoon according to police.

According to Fox 2 Detroit, the death of the Wayne State University student is still under investigation, and police say that she appears to have been killed by shooting.

Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox retweeted this message about Monroe’s death:

Heart BREAKING …read more

Via:: The Grio