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Charlottesville council meeting erupts in chaos

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 01:10

A Charlottesville council meeting erupts in chaos after residents voice their outrage over the events at the recent rally which turned deadly. No reporter narration.

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(ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION) A Charlottesville council meeting quickly turned heated as people were taken into custody and escorted out on Monday (August 21). The current Charlottesville mayor Mike Signer warned that would happen if there were more interruptions. However, that just added to the publics' anger. Two people stood on the councilors table with a sign that said 'blood on your hands". Many people were angered about how the rally on August 12 was handled and blamed several of the councilors. The councilors left chambers for a while then eventually came back after the crowd agreed to form a line to offer their options. The rest of the meeting was cancelled. City council had planned to go over a resolution about the removal of the Jackson Statue. They were not able to get to that

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Charlottesville council meeting erupts in chaos

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 01:10