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Mural to be unveiled Friday will honor Charleston Church shooting victims

Mother Emanuel AME Church (Photo source: Lori Stottlemyre) Mother Emanuel AME Church (Photo source: Lori Stottlemyre)
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

A mural set to be unveiled Friday honors the nine victims of the Emanuel AME Church shooting as the one year anniversary of the incident approaches. 

Artist Tripp Barnes will unveil the mural at the Redux Contemporary Art Center on St. Philip Street.

Barnes has created celebrity portraits for famous faces such as Susan Sarandon and Matthew McConaughey.

Jennifer Pinckney, who is the widow of the Reverend Clementa Pinckney, will also attend the unveiling. 

The event will be held at 6 p.m.

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