LMPD Prepares For ICE Protest & Counter-Protest Saturday

posted by NewsRadio 840 WHAS - 

All Louisville Metro Police Department Officers' off days have been canceled Saturday in anticipation of a protest and counter-protest downtown.  

A number of people have been demonstrating outside the Louisville ICE offices downtown for the past few days.

The camp has expanded to six large tents and about 10 smaller ones along 7th St, outside Lousville ICE office.

A militia group has confirmed it is planning to counter-protest Saturday.  

Police have put barricades up to block the ICE building along 7th and Broadway.

The full update from LMPD Chief Steve Conrad is below and begins at about the 22:30 minute mark.

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