Mercer County deputies can now disperse crowds of more than ten people

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PRINCETON, WV (WVNS) — Mercer County commissioners met for an emergency meeting on Sunday, Mar. 22, 2020.

They decided to give expanded authority to the Mercer County Sheriff‘s office because of COVID-19 concerns. They are now allowed to disperse of any crowd over 10 persons as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control.  

More information will be provided as the situation unfolds. To report possible violations, please submit on the Mercer County Commission, or Mercer County Commission Facebook pages.

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