Police searching for suspects who placed confederate flags at MLK historic site

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 30, 2015
The pulpit of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, GA-2169-F

The pulpit of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, GA-2169-F

Atlanta Police are looking for the people responsible for placing confederate flagsĀ at Ebenezer Baptist Church and near the King Center in the Martin Luther King Jr. Historic Site, Atlanta INtown reports.

Atlanta’s Police chief said investigators are reviewing surveillance footage to see who is responsible for leaving the flags, a gesture a church leader said was, “clearly not about heritage, but about hate.”

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The Confederate flags left at Ebenezer Church and the MLK Jr Center are placed in the trunk of a police car (Courtesy CBS46, Atlanta INtown)

The Confederate flags left at Ebenezer Church and the MLK Jr Center are placed in the trunk of a police car (Courtesy CBS46, Atlanta INtown)

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