Opinion Street Beat

STREET BEAT: ‘What was your reaction to the shooting at the AME Church in Charleston?’

Compiled by Shawnte Passmore and Gary McCarthy in the West Adams District.

Shawntranice Hutchison South L.A. “I was actually shocked to even think that someone would shoot up a church. Like that’s holy grounds.”
Shawntranice Hutchison
South L.A.
“I was actually shocked to even think that someone would shoot up a church. Like that’s holy grounds.”
Shawn Simon Downtown L.A. “That it was crazy. That a person, this individual, would kill innocent people — and … go into a church and do it.”
Shawn Simon
Downtown L.A.
“That it was crazy. That a person, this individual, would kill innocent people — and … go into a church and do it.”
Charlene Tate South L.A. “I think it was terrible. It was real sad. [There] was no cause for it.”
Charlene Tate
South L.A.
“I think it was terrible. It was real sad. [There] was no cause for it.”