PHOTOS: Salt Lake City under fire with violent protests following death of George Floyd

Hundreds gather downtown Salt Lake City to protest nationwide police brutality. (Photo: Larry Curtis/ KUTV)

The massive protests and riots sweeping across U.S. cities included Salt Lake City on Saturday.

The outcry comes after nationwide unrest following the death of George Floyd.

Leaders from Salt Lake City have called for citizens to de-escalate violence and announced a curfew from 8 p.m. Saturday through Monday morning, or longer if necessary.

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