Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Curfew imposed in Salt Spring, St James

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A curfew has been imposed in sections of Salt Spring, St James, where extreme violence has emerged over recent days.

The curfew began at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 3, and will remain in effect until 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 5.

The boundaries of the curfew are as follows:

NORTH: ​Along Montego Hills from the intersection with Salt Spring Road (Fada Shop) to Meggie Top;

EAST: ​Along Meggie Top from Montego Hills to Cornwall Courts in the vicinity of Green Pond High School;

SOUTH: ​Along Cornwall Courts from Green Pond High School to Salt Spring Road;

WEST: ​Along Salt Spring Road from Cornwall Courts to Fada Shop at the intersection with Montego Hills.

During the hours of the curfew, all persons within the boundaries are required to remain within their premises unless otherwise authorised in writing by the ground commander.

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