Dylann Roof puts up no defense against death penalty

Roof, 22, was convicted last month on 33 federal charges, including hate crimes and obstruction of religion. The same jury that found him guilty has been back in court this month, tasked with deciding if he gets the death penalty.

Man jailed after alleged crime spree across 3 states

According to the Williams County Sheriff’s Department in Ohio, a man on medical leave from jail allegedly walked away from a hospital without proper authorization and stole several vehicles in at least five counties across Indiana, Ohio and Michigan.

With Roof as his own lawyer, sentencing begins in slayings

While prosecutors plan to call up to 38 people related to the nine people killed and three who survived the June 2015 slaughter during Bible study, Roof said last week he plans on calling no witnesses and presenting no evidence.