The Charleston Church Shooting: A Great Tragedy

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A second case that was a great tragedy was the Charleston church shooting. On June 17, during a church service in Charleston, South Carolina nine people were killed by Domestic terrorist Dylan Roof a 21 year old white supremacist. Three more were wounded but had survived. They arrested Roof the morning after in North Carolina and he confessed to the shooting in hopes of igniting the race war. Roof had targeted one of the oldest African American church. Roof was convicted with 33 federal hate crime and murder charges in December 2016 and in January he was sentenced to
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