There is no place for this kind of violence in America. ” In a press conference later on, Trump said: “We're closely following the terrible events unfolding in Charlottesville, Virginia.
We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry, and violence, on many sides.
When she tried to leave, Schiff told her he would “chop her up into little pieces and throw her in the river.” Victim four worked for Crowell and Schiff at various times between 20 as a way to obtain heroin and support her addiction.
Many social media users picked up on how the usually vocal President was taking so long to comment on the situation.
Eventually, Trump finally Tweeted: “We ALL must be united & condemn all that hate stands for.
“When the victims tried to leave, these criminals used violence and threats of violence to keep them working as prostitutes against their will,” Shapiro said.
“Law enforcement collaboration and the use of a statewide investigating grand jury built this case.
The woman told the troopers Schiff bragged about selling opioid pills and heroin to the women working for him as a way of controlling them.
When she told Schiff she didn’t like him buying and supplying heroin in the hotel room where she worked, Schiff allegedly threatened her with a knife.On April 4, undercover state troopers answered an ad on the website Backpage.The woman they met told them that she was recruited by Crowell and Schiff while stripping at a gentleman’s club in York, according to the AG’s office.The victim suffered severe cuts and scarring on her knees and legs.After that incident, the victim sought help during a “date” from an undercover police officer and gave a full statement to police before being taken to the hospital for treatment.On many sides.” The comments, however, did little to appease those on Twitter, the likes of JK Rowling, Patton Oswalt, and Ava Du Vernay blasting the President for ambiguously blaming "many sides". Officials in Charlottesville declared a state of emergency shortly after 11am local time as the clashes became more violent, with punches thrown between rival groups and pepper spray released in the crowd.