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Celebrities React to Tragic Charleston Church Shooting

Celebrities React to Tragic Charleston Church Shooting

UPDATE: Suspect Dylann Roof has been captured by police.

Nine people are confirmed dead after someone opened fire on a historic African-American church on Wednesday (June 17) in Charleston, S.C.

According to CNN, the gunman is still at large after shooting inside Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.

Eight people were pronounced dead at the scene, while two others were transported to the hospital where one sadly died.

The suspect is being described by police as a clean-shaven white man in his 20s with a slender build. He was wearing a gray sweatshirt, blue jeans, and boots.

Hollywood immediately took to social media to react to the unspeakable tragedy. You can see some of their reactions below:

Click inside to read more celebrity reactions to the tragedy…

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  • xyz

    Oh, Hollywood morons have opinions, mind u…. Anyway, its just another Zio, gun grabbing and race baiting hoax, counterbalancing Rachel Dolezal’s story, all for sheeple’s more dumbing down. Now sit pretty and dont u dare question authorities, believe everything u are told and see….

  • Davis

    Thank god we have heard famous people talk about this tragedy

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