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Charleston, South Carolina / Church Shooting #1085320

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 18, 2015
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(Charleston, South Carolina: David Muir) The timeline of the shooting by Dylann Roof@ at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, featured; scenes from outside Mother Emanuel AME Church & photos shown; 911 call played; details given about the capture of Roof on the run in North Carolina. [Survivors's relative, WOMAN - describes what happened before the shooting, the pastor leading the Bible study & then the shooting.] [Police OFFICIAL - comments.] [President OBAMA - makes a statement about the tragedy.]

(Lexington & Eastover, South Carolina: Cecilia Vega) Loner Roof's background reviewed; photos shown; details given about his run-ins with police. [Friend Joey MEEK@- says Roof wanted segregation & always had a gun.]

(Charleston, South Carolina: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Charleston, South Carolina: Steve Osunsami) How this racially explosive incident is uniting the races examined; scenes shown from a church service. [Mourners Tony SMITH@, Martha WATSON@- comment.] Photos of victims Tywanza Sanders@, Rev. Daniel Simmons & others shown. [State Representative Wendell GILLIARD@- talks about dignity & respect.]

(Charleston, South Carolina: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The evidence against the shooter Roof reviewed.

Muir, David;
Vega, Cecilia;
Osunsami, Steve;
Thomas, Pierre

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