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Suspect Dylan Storm Roof In Custody Charged With 9 Counts Of Murder

Charleston, S.C. – Dylan Storm Roof the 21- year-old gunman has been captured by authorities and charged with 9 counts of murder in the shooting deaths of 9 victims at bible study in the historic Emanuel AME Church.

Roof has confessed to killing nine people to authorities and expressed his strong racist views during the confession. He also said he wanted his actions to be known.

Governor Nikki Haley said on NBC’s Today show “We will absolutely will want him to have the death penalty.”

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of the nine people who tragically lost their lives at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.

Read more here: Washington Post