CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (WWBT) - Virginia officials encouraging local communities to take down Confederate monuments and to relocate them to museums or more appropriate settings.
This comes after the events in Charlottesville where one woman died and dozens of others were injured at a rally on Saturday.
Charlottesville officials made the decision to remove the Robert E. Lee statue from Emancipation Park.
Here is Governor Terry McAuliffe's statement:
Attorney General Mark Herring also released a statement:
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