Video Shows Charleston Shooting Suspect Performing Target Practice

StoryfulPublished: January 13, 2017Updated: January 14, 201710 views
Published: January 13, 2017Updated: January 14, 2017

Attorneys in the federal trial of Dylann Roof, the accused Charleston gunman, <a href="" target="_blank">gave their closing arguments</a> on Thursday, December 15. Roof, 22, is accused of fatally shooting nine people at the historically black Mother Emanuel Church in in June 2015.

<a href="" target="_blank">On Tuesday</a>, federal prosecutors played several videos of Roof firing and reloading a gun in a backyard. Previously they had played video of Roof at the church and provided <span class="caps">GPS</span> information showing Roof had <a href="" target="_blank">scouted out the church</a> for months.

This video is one of three that show Roof shooting a gun in a backyard. It does not have sound, but the original exhibits have the sound in them. The Flash videos, with sound, can be found on the <a href="" target="_blank">district court website</a> as exhibits 297, 298, 299 for December 13 testimony.

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