Suspect ID'd in Charlottesville deadly car crash as 20-year-old Ohio man

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A car plowed into a crowd of people peacefully protesting a white nationalist rally Saturday in a Virginia college town, killing one person, sending at least 34 others to hospitals and ratcheting up tension in an increasingly violent confrontation.CNN reports the suspect being held in a Virginia jail in connection with a deadly crash near a scheduled rally of white nationalists has been identified as James Alex Fields Jr., 20, of Maumee, Ohio, according to Superintendent Martin Kumer with the Albermarle-Charlottesville County Regional Jail.Fields is being held on suspicion of second-degree murder, malicious wounding and failure to stop in an accident that resulted in death.Shortly after, a Virginia State Police helicopter...

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