Showing posts from June 20, 2015

"A federal law enforcement official close to the investigation said the FBI is aware of the website linked to Roof and is reviewing it. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly on the case. Internet registry records show that the website was created on Feb. 9 via a Russian registry service with the owner’s personal details hidden. A man who answered the phone at the Moscow-based company would not say who the site’s owner was." - Purported Dylann Roof manifesto reviewed by FBI

Purported Dylann Roof manifesto reviewed by FBI Saturday June 20 th , 2015  at  5:20 PM 1 Share CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The historic black church where nine people were killed will re-open for a Sunday service, and the  FBI  said it was reviewing a manifesto purportedly written by the suspected gunman. The website linked to Dylann Roof surfaced online Saturday and contained photos of him holding a burning American flag and standing on one. He was also seen holding a Confederate flag, considered a divisive symbol by civil rights leaders and others. The hate-filled 2,500-word essay talks about white supremacy and concludes by saying the author alone will need to take action. It’s unclear if Roof wrote it but the rants are in line with what he has told friends and what he said before allegedly opening fire inside the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal church Wednesday night. Cleaning crews mopped up the crime scene on Saturday and some church memb