URGENT: Protesters Remain on Charlotte Streets, Defying Midnight Curfew

URGENT: Protesters Remain on Charlotte Streets, Defying Midnight Curfew
Fri Sep 23, 2016 09:36:59

Hundreds of protesters defied a midnight (0400 GMT) curfew Friday and continued demonstrations in Charlotte, North Carolina over the fatal police shooting of a black man.

An AFP correspondent at the scene reported several hundred demonstrators milling around the downtown area of the southern US city for a third consecutive night, amid a strong police presence.

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