YOUR VOICE: Justice for Tommie-Shreveport Protest/March

Thousands come out for Justice for Tommie rally

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - ‘We, The People’ gathered Saturday afternoon for a peaceful protest and march in downtown Shreveport.

Organizers and those participating are honoring Tommie McGlothen and Wavey Austin, who allegedly died in police custody. They also plan to honor George Floyd and others.

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Posted by KSLA News 12 on Saturday, June 6, 2020

The peaceful protest began at noon at Government Plaza. Several speakers took the podium before marching at 12:40 p.m.

The rally ended at the Shreveport Police Department, located at 1234 Texas Avenue.

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