Protesters demonstrate at Baker County Courthouse against mural featuring KKK

Protesters demonstrate at Baker County Courthouse against mural featuring KKK

BAKER COUNTY, Fla. — Members of the Baker County Unity Project and Clay County’s Black Lives Matter group protested in front of the Baker County Courthouse on Friday afternoon.

The groups are calling for the removal of the mural which features three hooded members of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) on horseback.

Organizers say about 45 people showed up to the protest at the height of the demonstration.

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Action News Jax reporter Ryan Nelson spoke with a Baker County Unity Project Spokesperson. Watch on Action News Jax at 10 and 11.