As we previously reported, 9 people were shot and killed last night at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC.

Here’s what we know now.

Police have labeled the incident a “hate crime” and the FBI is involved in the investigation:

6 women and 3 men were killed:

And there were 3 survivors, including a 5-year-old child who reportedly played dead to avoid getting shot:

The gunman is still at large. Police have released these photos and are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect:

This suspect actually sat in on the Bible study for over an hour before opening fire:

There were earlier worries of a bomb threat of some sort, but that threat is now over according to the Charleston PD:

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