Angry, forgiving families confront Dylann Roof at hearing

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Family members of nine slain church worshippers confronted Dylann Roof on Wednesday, one of them shouting at the condemned killer as he stared ahead emotionless during his formal sentencing hearing.

An aunt of 26-year-old Tywanza Sanders, the youngest victim killed during the 2015 slayings at a black church, demanded that the avowed white supremacist look at her as she talked about her nephew's "great, big heart" that couldn't be donated because of the shooting investigation.

Family members of the victims testified at Roof's trial, but the formal sentencing...
12 Published By - National News - 2017.01.11. 18:04
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