Gov. Nikki Haley dodged the race issue during the news conference. However, all of the acts of violence involved black people. View the governor's announcement below.
The event, formally known as Atlantic Beach Bikefest, attracts thousands of black motorcycle enthusiasts. The mobs that gather at the annual Memorial Day event, however, have a tradition of violence and terror that is destroying the family-friendly environment officials and business owners prefer to retain.
There were six separate shooting reported in the area on Saturday, May 24. Three of those ended in deaths.
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