Driver Who Plowed Into Charlottesville Counterprotesters Identified, Booked on Suspicion of Murder

The purported motorist of a automobile that plowed into a organisation of counterprotesters in Charlottesville has been requisitioned on guess of second-degree murder.

The suspect’s been identified as James Alex Fields Jr., a 20-year-old Ohio man. He’s being hold on guess of second-degree murder, malicious wounding, disaster to stop for an collision involving a death, and strike and run … Virginia military told a Washington Post. He’s reportedly being hold but bail.

In disturbing video of a crash … a motorist believed to be Fields seemed to deliberately expostulate his Dodge Challenger into a organisation of counterprotesters walking down a street, afterwards floored it in retreat in an try to flee. He was prisoner shortly after.

As we reported … a 32-year-old lady was killed in a incident. The city’s military arch pronounced during slightest 35 people were harmed during Saturday’s violence between white jingoist rallygoers and counterprotesters. 

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