The sister Dylann Rook, the man convicted of murdering nine people at a South Carolina church, has been arrested on charges in Columbia, South Carolina. Morgan Roof, 18, was charged with simple possession of marijuana and two counts of carrying weapons on school grounds according to the Sheriff’s Department.
Roof is the sister of white supremacist and mass murderer Dylann Roof. Roof was sentenced to death last year for killing parishioners at a bible study inside Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston in 2015.
A school resource officer was contacted by a school administrator alerting them that Morgan Roof was in possession of , pepper spray and a knife. Morgan Roof also made a social media post on Snapchat which caused alarm to the students at AC Flora High School where the incident took place.
Roof was arrested for violating school policy and has been transported to the Richland County Detention Center. She was given a $5000 bond and is not allowed to return to school.