Who is James Alex Fields Jr., suspect in deadly Charlottesville car attack?


by: Michelle Ewing, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – A 20-year-old Ohio man has been charged with second-degree murder after police said he drove into people protesting a white supremacist rally Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia.

According to the Huffington Post, James Alex Fields Jr. of Maumee, Ohio, near Toledo, also faces three counts of malicious wounding and one count of failing to stop at an accident resulting in a death. 

A 32-year-old woman, whose name has not been released, was killed and 19 others hurt in the incident, authorities said.

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