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City of Baker issues curfew until further notice

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BAKER, LA (WAFB) -

Baker Mayor Harold Rideau and Police Chief Mike Knaps have issued a curfew starting at 8 p.m. Tuesday from 8 p.m. until 8 a.m. until further notice.

 

This measure applies to motorists and pedestrians on city streets. The curfew will exempt medical, public works, city utility and emergency personnel.

People with legitimate business will be granted a special exemption and enforcement of the curfew will be at the discretion of Baker City police.

We encourage our citizens to take all precautions needed to ensure the safety of themselves and their families.

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