'I'm surprised the system actually got this one right': Internet reacts to Dylann Roof conviction
Dylann Roof

Dylann Roof, the white supremacist who killed nine black congregants at a Charleston, South Carolina church was found guilty of all 33 federal charges on Thursday, Dec. 15.


In 2015, Roof took a handgun into the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston where he massacred nine churchgoers, including state senator Clementa C. Pinckney. On Jun. 26, 2015, President Obama sang Amazing Grace at Pinckney's funeral.

Roof's charges include hate crime and religious obstruction. He will face his penalty trial on Jan. 3, 2017.

Here's what people on the internet had to say about the conviction: