Mural honoring Emanuel AME victims unveiled

VIDEO: Mural honoring Emanuel AME victims unveiled
Source: Live 5 News
Source: Live 5 News

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - As the one year mark approaches since the shooting at Mother Emanuel Church downtown, a mural was unveiled Friday honoring the nine victims of the shooting massacre.

It was painted by artist Tripp Barnes.

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

Jennifer Pinckney, the widow of the Reverend Clementa Pinckney, was there for today's ceremony.

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