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Black Lives Matter protest at DeSoto County Courthouse

Protesters are gathering over recent police killings of black people

HERNANDO, Mississippi —

Friday night, a Black Lives Matter protest took place on the sidewalks of the DeSoto County Courthouse in Hernando, Mississippi.

Protesters are gathering over recent police killings of black people.

The peaceful assembly began at 6:30 p.m. and participants were encouraged to wear face masks.

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Posted by Keedran Franklin on Sunday, May 31, 2020