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Charleston church shooting

Updated 1:48 PM ET, Fri October 28, 2016
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In this image from the video uplink from the detention center to the courtroom, Dylann Roof appears at a bond hearing June 19, 2015, in South Carolina. Roof is charged with nine counts of murder and firearms charges in the shooting deaths at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17. Grace Beahm-Pool/Getty Images
Dylann Roof, the 21-year-old charged with murdering nine people in a church shooting on Wednesday, June 17, is escorted by police in Shelby, North Carolina, on Thursday, June 18. Chuck Burton/AP
Law enforcement officers in Charleston, South Carolina, stand guard near the scene of the shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. David Goldman/AP
A police officer directs a police vehicle in front of the church on June 18. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images
Two law enforcement officials said Roof confessed. Roof said he wanted to start a race war, one of the officials said. Charleston County Sheriff
Police in Charleston close off a section of Calhoun Street early on June 18, after the shooting. The steeple of the church is visible in the background. David Goldman/AP
Charleston police officers search for the shooting suspect outside the church on Wednesday, June 17. Matthew Fortner/The Post And Courier via AP
People in Charleston pray following the shooting on June 17. David Goldman/AP
A woman joins a prayer circle on June 17. David Goldman/AP
A man kneels across the street from where police gathered outside the church on June 17. Wade Spees/The Post And Courier/AP
Police gather at the scene of the shooting on June 17. The church was formed in 1816. Wade Spees/The Post And Courier/AP
People pray in a hotel parking lot across the street from the scene of the shooting on June 17. Every Wednesday evening, the church holds a Bible study in its basement. David Goldman/ap
An armed police officer moves up Calhoun Street on June 17. Wade Spees/The Post And Courier/AP
People gather after the shooting. David Goldman/AP
Police stand outside the church. Wade Spees/The Post And Courier/AP
Police close off a section of Calhoun Street near the scene of the shooting. David Goldman/AP
Police in Charleston released this security-camera image that they say shows Roof entering the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. City of Charleston