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Volunteers help cleanup West Side after looting, riots

June 4th, 2020 4:32 PM

Volunteers help cleanup areas of the West Side impacted by looting (Alex Rogals/Staff Photographer).

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Alex Rogals

Staff Photographer

As the world mourns the death of George Floyd, who was killed on May 25 when Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin knelt on his neck for nine minutes, there were areas on the West Side that were impacted by looting. However, Austin Coming Together helped organize cleanups throughout the West Side yesterday as volunteers came together on short notice.

 

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