The City of Groves announced it would enact a mandatory curfew Friday night beginning at 10 p.m. and concluding at 6 a.m. Saturday, the Groves Police Department confirmed.

Police said the curfew was scheduled by Mayor Brad Bailey and Marshal Norman Reynolds.

"The curfew will be strictly enforced," the police department wrote in a Facebook post.

Nobody will be allowed in the streets during the curfew, which the department said would remain in effect every day until the mayor decides it should end.