Motorist accused of driving into crowd killing woman denied bail

YouTube download / AP video / A man accused of ramming his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia has been denied bond. (Aug. 14)

James Alex Fields Jr. of Maumee, Ohio, was charged with second-degree murder in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday after the authorities said he drove a car into a crowd, leaving a 32-year-old woman dead and injuring at least 19 other people who were protesting a rally staged by white nationalists, according to the New York Times.

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