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Sunday night curfew in effect across Monroe County

Sunday night curfew in effect across Monroe County Photo: News10NBC.

WHECTV
Updated: May 31, 2020 06:09 PM
Created: May 31, 2020 08:32 AM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — A curfew will be in effect across Monroe County from 9 p.m. Sunday through 6 a.m. Monday, Monroe County Executive Adam Bello announced Sunday morning. 

A curfew will be in place for the city of Rochester from 9 p.m. Sunday until 7 a.m. Monday. 

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Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren clarified that people headed to work are allowed to be out, but advised them to have their ID on them.

Warren also said Gov. Andrew Cuomo will deploy 200 state troopers to Monroe County to help maintain order in the community.

The City of Rochester also announced a community cleanup effort Sunday. More than 2,000 volunteers showed up at Frontier Field before city officials directed them to the areas most in need of support. City DES is providing garbage bags, PPE, and other cleaning materials.

Warren was joined by Rochester Police Chief La'Ron Singletary, Monroe County Executive Adam Bello, Monroe County Sheriff Todd Baxter, and other officials at a media briefing to discuss the cleanup effort along with the ongoing law enforcement activity. 

Bello said Gov. Andrew Cuomo will deploy 200 state troopers to Monroe County to maintain order in the community. 

Singletary said 13 people were arrested in Rochester Saturday night, and there will be more. 

Watch the briefing in its entirety below:

Stay with News10NBC for the latest developments.


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