• Man accused of murdering woman at Charlottesville protest reportedly called her 'that one girl who died, or whatever'

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A man who drove his car into a crowd of anti-nationalist protesters in August 2017 called his victim "that one girl who died, or whatever."
    He made the comments to his mother during a call from jail in December 2017, according to BuzzFeed News, citing court documents.
    Fields is charged with first-degree murder and malicious assault for the incident that killed Heather Heyer and left 19 injured.
    Fields has repeatedly said it was he who drove into the crowd, but the issue for the court is finding the motive .
    Fields says it was self defense, and told prosecutors: "I didn't want to hurt...
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