Two Men Arrested in Connection With Charlottesville Violence

“For DeAndre and his family, news of the arrest of one of the six men that assaulted him comes five suspects short and 14 days too late,” Mr. Merritt said Saturday. “Given that these men were identified by a journalist almost immediately, it appears that law enforcement sat on its hands for a couple of weeks before deciding they probably should arrest someone.”


The beating of DeAndre Harris on the day of the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Va., was caught on video. Two men have been charged in connection with the attack.

Zach D. Roberts, via Associated Press

Mr. Merritt said the suspects were identified as a result of efforts by Shaun King, an…

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