City reports two peaceful protests
From the City of Fredericksburg:
There were two events held in the City of Fredericksburg this evening, Back the Burg and Black Lives Matter. Rally organizers coordinated with Fredericksburg City administration and police for permitted demonstrations. The Back the Burg event brought 125 people from Hurkamp Park to the Police Department on Cowan Boulevard and then back downtown. The Black Lives Matter march brought 50 people to the downtown district. Both events were completed in a peaceful manner allowing participants to safely exercise their First Amendment rights. The events have concluded with no incidents reported.