Footage from Confederate statue removal shows spire breaking in two

In video provided by the Manatee County Government, the spire of the 22-foot obelisk Confederate statue outside of the historic courthouse fell and broke in two pieces during an early morning mission Thursday.
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In video provided by the Manatee County Government, the spire of the 22-foot obelisk Confederate statue outside of the historic courthouse fell and broke in two pieces during an early morning mission Thursday.

While moving it in the middle of the night, crews break Confederate monument

August 24, 2017 09:31 AM