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Dylan Roof's sister asks for donations to pay for wedding and honeymoon via Go Fund Me

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According to our news partners at The Post and Courier, Charleston church shooting suspect Dylan Roof's sister has started a Go fund me account for her wedding

lann Roof, is asking the public for donations to hep pay for a wedding canceled after her brother's alleged shooting spree at Emanuel AME church. 

In a "Go Fund Me" post, Amber Roof is asking for $5,000 to pay for her and her fiance's wedding, which was originally scheduled for June 21, just three after her brother was arrested. 
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In a post Amber said canceling the ceremony cost them thousands of dollars and brought sorrow, pain and shame to her wedding day.

"Our wedding day was suppose to be the most important and special day of our lives. It was suppose to start our lives together with our new family. Our day was the exact opposite. Our wedding day was full of sorrow, pain, and shame, tainted by the actions of one man," Amber said in the post.

When we checked, more than $1,500 of the $5,000 goal was raised.  

Amber said she will donate 10 percent of the money raised to Emanuel AME.

A new wedding date hasn't been set. 

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