Tag: Charleston

Officials Say Charleston Shooter Confesses To 'Race War'

The shooter who gunned down nine parishioners at a historic Black church in Charleston, S.C., Wednesday night has confessed to the killings, according to news reports citing authorities who said he wanted to start a “race war.” Meanwhile, mainstream media is coming around to calling the incident an act of…

9 Members of Historic Black Church Killed in Hate Crime, Suspect Caught

Image released by police of Charleston, S.C., shooting suspect Dylann Roof. UPDATE (11:25 am 6/18/2015): Suspect Dylann Roof, 21, has been arrested in Shelby, N.C., according to police. President Barack Obama weighed inon the shooting, saying:“Hatred across races and faiths poses a particular threat to our democracy and our ideals.”…