CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA — Police are currently investigating a shooting in South Carolina that resulted in nine deaths.
A deadly shooting occurred at the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina at around 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday.
The shooter reportedly entered the church and opened fire on members of the congregation who were in the basement conducting a bible study.
Authorities say that a bomb threat was later called in at the scene. So far nine people have been confirmed dead. Eight were killed at the church while one later died at a local hospital.
Police are still hunting for the suspect and the shooting is being investigated as a hate crime.
Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church is a historic African-American church founded in 1816 and has one of the largest Black congregations in the South.
Welcome to TomoNews, where we animate the most entertaining news on the internets. Come here for an animated look at viral headlines, US news, celebrity gossip, salacious scandals, dumb criminals and much more! Subscribe now for daily news animations that will knock your socks off.
Visit our official website for all the latest, uncensored videos:
Check out our Android app:
Check out our iOS app:
Stay connected with us here:
Please watch: “Crying dog breaks the internet’s heart — but this sad dog story has a happy ending”