After the violent turn of events last night in The Bronx and Manhattan as protesters took their anger to the streets, Mayor Bill de Blasio has extended the curfew for the remainder of the week.
The curfew will also start earlier at 8pm lasting until 5AM. The order will remain in effect until June 7.
During the night’s chaos, police officers were hurt as one was hit by an SUV speeding through a street. Protesters were also reported to have been injured as well.
We will keep you posted as more news develops on this issue.