James Alex Fields Jr. was found guilty of first-degree murder for killing a woman by ramming his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at the 2017 white supremacist 'Unite the Right' rally in Charlottesville, Friday.
It reportedly took more than seven hours for a jury to reach the decision.
Fields was also convicted of five counts of aggravated malicious wounding, three counts of malicious... Еще wounding, and one count of hit-and-run.
Following the announcement of the verdict, one of the persons injured in the car-ramming attack, Wednesday (Al) Bowie, said that she «could not possibly be happier about the verdict.»
The 2017 Charlottesville 'Unite the Right' rally was marred after Fields drove his car into a crowd of counter-protesters, killing 32-year old Heather Heyer and injuring more than a dozen others.