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VPM Daily Newscast: June 3, 2020

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Among the many who sought answers from Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney after the police department deployed gas on peaceful people Monday was this small child, who said she felt afraid the police would attack her again. (Photo: Crixell Mattews/VPM News)

During the coronavirus outbreak, VPM is running a daily newscast of our reporting, hosted by Benjamin Dolle. Episodes are recorded at 6 p.m. and released for 7 a.m. the next day, Tuesday through Friday.

In today's newscast: Black residents took the lead in confronting Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney about police use of force during George Floyd protests, a report from Tuesday's protest - the first police haven't tried to stop, City Council says it will support policing reforms, Gov. Ralph Northam announced a "phase two" reopening this Friday, a Confederate statue - owned by the United Daughters of the Confederacy - was removed in Alexandria a month earlier than the original planned date, and Liberty University alumni are calling on school president, Jerry Falwell Jr, to resign or apologize over racist statements.

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