City curfew follows night of 31 arrests, property damage Downtown

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 01, 2020 6:34 PM CT | Published: June 01, 2020 5:59 PM CT

The imposition of the late night curfew by Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland, announced Monday, also marks another chapter in the relationship between the city and activists who led the splinter group that tried to occupy the city's two interstate bridges Sunday night.

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