Search for mass graves from 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

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TULSA, Okla. — Quick Facts:

  • The search for mass graves from Tulsa's 1921 Race Massacre is underway.
  • Mayor G.T. Bynum says the City of Tulsa owes it to the victims to find out what happened in 1921.
  • The city says it will lead efforts that focus on three areas in Tulsa.
  • Pastor Robert Turner at Vernon A.M.E. Church says the victims deserve justice and the "truth" of what happened.
  • The city has not set a timetable to start digging.
  • WATCH FOX23's Shae Rozzi's full story in the VIDEO above.
  • For more on Black History Month in Tulsa visit the FOX23 Black History Month page HERE.

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