Morgan Roof, Wednesday, arrested on weapons and drugs charges, is the sister of the convicted killer Dylann Roof.
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The 18-year-old sister of Charleston, S. C., church shooter Dylann Roof was Wednesday arrested for carrying pepper spray, a knife and marijuana in her high school, authorities said.
Morgan Roof also posted on Snapchat a criticism of Wednesday in the National Student Walkout to protest gun violence, the Post and Courier of Charleston, S. C., reported.
“You [sic] walking for the allotted time of 17min, They let you do this, nothing will change what the (expletive) do you think that it is going to do? I hope that it is a trap and y’all get shot, we know that it is the determination of nothing but black people walkin out,” the Roof of the house, Fox 57 reported.
“I hope that it is a trap and y’all shot.”
– Comment on Morgan Roof is Snapchat account
No students were harmed in connection with the arrest, the Fox, 57 reported.
Dylann Roof has been convicted in connection with the 2015 shooting death of nine people in Charleston, S. C.
The roof was transported to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center, the station reported. A $5,000 bond carried a right to the condition that the Roof is not back to A. C. Flora high School, the station reported.
The school’s principal sent a letter to the parents, to inform them about the incident, the station reported.
Roof brother, Dylann Roof, was convicted on federal charges in 2016 and pled guilty to state charges in 2017 in connection with the June 2015 murders of nine African-American churchgoers at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.