EPPD Issues Citations to Occupy El Paso Protesters
POSTED: Monday, November 14, 2011 - 9:57am
UPDATED: Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 4:25pm
EL PASO - Time has run out for Occupy El Paso.
The permit for protestors camping out in San Jacinto Plaza expired Sunday afternoon.
El Paso Police officers cited protestors who remained in the plaza overnight.
The permit expired at noon Sunday, and the curfew at the plaza is 10 p.m.
A few occupiers refused to leave. Police arrived at about 3:30 a.m. Monday to begin issuing citations.
Within a few hours, San Jacinto Plaza had been completely cleared out.
So far, there are no reports of violence between protestors and police.