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Tonight at 10: Local churches holding prayer vigils for victims of Charleston shooting.

The man accused of going on a shooting rampage in a Charleston church, killing nine people is in a jail cell tonight. Authorities arrested Dylann Roof today in North Carolina. Tonight what's next for him and for the grieving families of the victims.
 
Members of Huntsville's St. John AME church held a prayer vigil tonight for the victims of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church shooting. Dozens of people showed up to show their respect for those killed.  Tonight, hear from the church's minister and a local NAACP leader about the tragedy and how the community can come together and heal.
 
If you drive an SUV, You will definitely want to tune in tonight at 10. Thieves are targeting your vehicle. But they are not trying to steal your money or electronics. What are they after?  We'll tell you tonight at 10.

 
Join us for these stories and more tonight on WAFF 48 News at 10.
I'll see you then.
 
Kim

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