Local NAACP president, along with community activist Marquese "Skinny" Averett, were arrested by Columbus police for leading a march that blocked Veterans Parkway at 10th Street. About 70 people gathered at the Government Center, marched through downtown Columbus, then briefly blocked traffic across the four-lane before the arrests were ordered. Robin Trimarchi rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.com
Local NAACP president, along with community activist Marquese "Skinny" Averett, were arrested by Columbus police for leading a march that blocked Veterans Parkway at 10th Street. About 70 people gathered at the Government Center, marched through downtown Columbus, then briefly blocked traffic across the four-lane before the arrests were ordered. Robin Trimarchi rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.com

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July 10, 2016 3:00 PM

Columbus NAACP president reacts to recent arrest

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