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Morriss Expects, Welcomes Peaceful Local Public Response to Verdict in Minnesota

April 20th, 2021 by WCBC Radio

With the trial of the former police officer accused in the death of George Floyd wrapping up in Minnesota- no matter the verdict- anxiety is high in cities across the nation in anticipation of the potential for violent reaction and rioting. Tensions are high in every state with authorities having ramped up security. Locally, while there are have been rallies and marches in reaction to events taking place in other parts of the country, there have been no real problems. Cumberland Mayor Ray Morriss…