Recapping a week of protests in Fort Wayne

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Updated: Jun. 5, 2020 at 8:30 AM EDT
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - Reaction to the death of George Floyd has ignited a push for equality across the nation, including here in the Summit City.

What started as a push for justice soon turned tense. For the first two days of protests, police and protesters clashed.

Leading to dozens of confrontations and nearly 100 people arrested.

But, come Sunday A change of tone. The following five days, protesters and police starting to have conversations.

Both parties talking, listening, and trying to understand one another.

A start to take positive steps toward equality, understanding, and ultimately trying to change the world.

Morning anchor Jack Keenan recaps a week Fort Wayne has never seen before.

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