Ellen DeGeneres, Hillary Clinton, Maria Shriver and More Show Their Support for Charleston
Nine people were killed at a historic black church in Charleston, N.C. on Wednesday night.
After a 14-hour manhunt for the person responsible for carrying out the massacre that officials are calling racially motivated, Dylann Storm Roof, 21, was arrested in Shelby, N.C., the New York Times reports.
My prayers are with the people of Charleston. Time to pause as a country. End hate, spread understanding, compassion, love.— Maria Shriver (@mariashriver) June 18, 2015
I believe there's more love in the world than hate. We need to show it today. Sending my love to Charleston.— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) June 18, 2015
Heartbreaking news from Charleston - my thoughts and prayers are with you all. -H— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) June 18, 2015
My heart & prayers are with the victims, families and community affected by the tragic shooting at Emanuel AME Church #CharlestonShooting— Tulsi Gabbard (@TulsiGabbard) June 18, 2015
Once again, a senseless shooting has brought terror & pain to one of our communities. Praying for Charleston. http://t.co/hKpYXecc98— Gabrielle Giffords (@GabbyGiffords) June 18, 2015
I’m heartbroken by last night's shooting in Charleston. My prayers are with all the victims & their families.— Kirsten Gillibrand (@SenGillibrand) June 18, 2015
Can't even fathom the Charleston shooting. My thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their loved ones. #PrayersForCharleston— Alexis Jones (@MissAlexisJones) June 18, 2015
Yet another tragic gun fueled race crime (when will our leaders lead?): Nine Are Killed in Charleston Church Shooting http://t.co/EGCSH3L3T4— Kara Swisher (@karaswisher) June 18, 2015
I am so tired of our country acting like the only thing we can do when another mass shooting happens is to offer "our thoughts and prayers"— Chely Wright (@chelywright) June 18, 2015
Today at the U.S. Capitol, my deepest sympathies were with the families who lost loved ones in Charleston, SC. pic.twitter.com/bf4ZygXDgf— Eleanor H. Norton (@EleanorNorton) June 18, 2015