Friend of accused Charleston church shooter pleads guilty to lying to officials

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(WLNS) – The friend of a man accused of shooting and killing nine people inside a Charleston Church last year is facing charges of his own.

Joey Meek, 21 pleaded guilty Friday to lying to investigators on behalf of the suspected shooter, Dylan Roof.

Meek faces up to eight years behind bars for his charges.

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