SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Several people were arrested Monday evening for violating the citywide curfew.
The curfew went into effect at 8 p.m. Monday as protesters continued to walk the streets of downtown Sacramento. Around 9:30 p.m., the protesters cleared out of Cesar Chavez Plaza and went home.READ MORE: 'I Saw The Suffering In People's Faces: Sacramento Man Finds Strollers For War-Torn Refugees
About a half-hour later, there were reports of arrests being made in the downtown area for curfew violations.
At J and 16th in Sacramento. I’ve seen about a dozen arrested for violating city-wide curfew. All along J between 10 and 16th pic.twitter.com/SgRel0M0f2
— stevelarge (@largesteven) June 2, 2020
CBS13’s Steve Large witnessed at least a dozen arrests near J and 11th Streets. There is a large police presence in the area. CBS13 reporter Laura Haefeli also saw at least six people get arrested outside of City Hall.READ MORE: City To Vote On Project That Would Add Speed Bumps To More Sacramento Neighborhoods
Apart from the arrests, the streets of downtown appeared to be calm Monday night.
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