City of Germantown extends curfew through weekend

City of Germantown extends curfew through weekend
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

GERMANTOWN, Tenn. (WMC) - The City of Germantown is extending its curfew through the weekend.

The curfew was first issued Monday night from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. after Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland also announced a curfew to prevent future protests from becoming violent.

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Germantown’s curfew will remain in effect from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Thursday, June 4.

On Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6, the curfew will go into effect from midnight to 5 a.m.

City officials say those traveling to and from work, or those experiencing a medical emergency will be exempt from the curfew.

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