ALICE, Texas — The City of Alice has announced a stay-at-home curfew starting at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Alice Echo News-Journal.

The curfew will be in effect every day from 11:59 p.m.-5 a.m. the following morning. Only essential personnel -- first responders, medical and government personnel, and persons traveling directly to and from essential businesses -- will be allowed to be out during those hours.

Violators can be arrested and fined up to $1,000.

You can read the full order here.

The curfew ends at 11:59 p.m. Friday, March 27.

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