“Peaceful March for Black Lives Matter” protest takes place in Wytheville

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WYTHEVILLE, Va. (WFXR) — A peaceful protest occurred in Wytheville Tuesday in the response to the death of George Floyd.

Police officers, first responders, and community members worked together to organize the “Peaceful March for Black Lives Matter” demonstration.

Members of law enforcement were seen walking with protesters, who chanted “Say his name, George Floyd” and “No justice, no peace” as they walked through town.

The group started at the Wytheville Community College and made their way along Wytheville’s Main Street.

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