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National Guard arrives in downtown Omaha

Posted at 6:15 PM, May 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-31 21:05:22-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — More protests are happening around Omaha on Sunday night in response to the in-custody death of George Floyd.

Sunday marks the third night in a row that protests have erupted across the city.

On Saturday, protests turned violent and James Scurlock, 22, was shot outside of Old Market bar The Gatsby at around 11 p.m.

A State of Emergency was announced by Mayor Jean Stothert on Sunday and a curfew will be implemented from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for the next 72 hours.

Around 7:40 p.m., the Nebraska National Guard arrived on scene in downtown Omaha.

3 News Now has reporters in various locations who will provide updates as the night goes on.

See updates below.