Mountain residents bring peaceful protest to Lebec

  • [photo by Steve Snover]

    [photo by Steve Snover]

By Elke Heitmeyer, Frazier Park

“Enough is enough,” Mary Jo Ritchea-Larez of Pine Mountain Club said Sunday, June 7. She and her daughter Mikala Larez, 25, explained that they had been driving to demonstrations in Santa Clarita. They decided to host a peaceful event in their own community instead.

About fifteen Mountain Community residents gathered with them at the corner of Frazier Mountain Park Road and Lebec Road (across from the Flying J) to show support for…(please see below to view full stories and photographs)

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L.A. County Sheriff’s Deputy Steve Snover kindly took this photo with Elke Heitmeyer’s phone. The Black Lives Matter demonstration in Lebec was organized by local residents Sunday, June 7.

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