Sister Of Convicted Church Shooter, Dylan Roof Arrested For Weapons And Drugs At School

RICHLAND, SC (WOLO) — The Richland County Sheriff’s Department says an incident that took place at a Richland County school has landed 18 year old Morgan Roof behind bars. Lt. Curtis Wilson with the Sheriff’s Department confirms that Morgan is the sister of Charleston Church Shooter Dylan Roof.

According to authorities, Morgan Roof was arrested for simple possession of marijuana and two counts of carrying a weapon on the campus of AC Flora High Schools. Officials say a school resource officer was contacted by a school administrator after they were alerted to Roof being in possession of marijuana, pepper spray and a knife.

Deputies say Roof is also accused of making a post on the social media site Snapchat that concerned some students.

Authorities say none of the students were ever harmed because of this incident.

Roof has been transported to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.

#BREAKING Sister of convicted Charleston church shooter, Dylann Roof, was arrested today – accused of bringing weapons…

Posted by Josh Berry on Wednesday, March 14, 2018