Nat King Cole’s family has suffered a great tragedy.
The great-nephew of late music legend Tracy Cole was reportedly fatally stabbed in Atlanta, Georgia.
Fox 5 Atlanta broke the news and reported that the 31-year-old man was stabbed early Thursday morning, September 14. He died from his injuries at a hospital.
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In addition to being related to the music legend, Tracy was involved in the local tobacco community, which mourned the loss on social media.
“The Atlanta tobacco community is deeply saddened by the loss of such a vibrant soul. At ACW we extend our deepest condolences to the family and close friends of [Tracy]”Atlanta Cigar Week wrote on Instagram. The organizations observed a moment of silence in her tribute.
An investigation into the attack is still ongoing. Tracy’s uncle, Lionel Cole, spoke with WSB-TV and asked that anyone with information come forward.
Tracy leaves behind his family, including a girlfriend and seven-year-old son. We send love to everyone who knew and loved Tracy and wish them the best at this difficult time. RIP.