(5-29-20) – A Facebook posting announces that this Sunday in Celina a ‘Black Lives Matter Walk’ will be held. The walk is scheduled to start at 1:30pm in front of the Mercer County Court House.

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Tonight in Ft. Wayne protestors blocked off streets, later tear gas was used by law enforcement to disperse the crowd who was protesting the Minneapolis death of George Floyd by a white police officer.

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Protests are happening around the country over the death of a black man, George Floyd killed by a Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin this week, he has been charged with Floyd’s murder.

The protests in Minnesota have led to violence and looting.