TikToker Ophelia Nichols makes an emotional cry for help.
Over the weekend, Nichols announced the tragic news that her youngest son was killed in a shooting and is asking for the public’s help in finding those responsible. According to local outlet in Alabama WKRNNichols’ family confirmed the 18-year-old Randon Lee was the victim and law enforcement said the murder was being investigated further.
“Word has already gotten around and I’m just being bombarded with messages,” Nichols said in a video shared on 25.6. “And I have to let everyone know. But I’m making this video for a reason. Because I need your help. I’ve never asked you for anything, but I need your help with it. There are almost 7 million people following me. Someone must know something. Today would have been my little kid’s 19th birthday, but it was him [taken] from me last night.”
According to WKRN, Nichols said her son was shot dead at a gas station in Prichard, Alabama, before driving down the street to another gas station, where he was later found dead.