Protesters remain on Charlotte streets, defying midnight curfew

Hundreds of protesters defied a midnight (0400 GMT) curfew Friday and continued demonstrations in Charlotte, North Carolina over the fatal police shooting of a black man.

AFP| Updated: Sep 23, 2016, 12:08 PM IST
Protesters remain on Charlotte streets, defying midnight curfew

Charlotte: Hundreds of protesters defied a midnight (0400 GMT) curfew Friday and continued demonstrations in Charlotte, North Carolina over the fatal police shooting of a black man.

An AFP correspondent at the scene reported several hundred demonstrators milling around the downtown area of the southern US city for a third consecutive night, amid a strong police presence.