Friday 22 November, 2019

Curfew imposed in Denham Town following murders

Following the murders of two persons in separate incidents in Denham Town, West Kingston earlier this week in the midst of a Zone of Special Operations (ZOSO) in the community for well over a year, a curfew has been imposed in sections.

The curfew began at 6pm on Tuesday, April 23, and will remain in effect until 6pm on Friday, April 26, the police reported.

The boundaries of the curfew are as follows:

NORTH: Along Race Course Lane (Blount Street) from the intersection of Little King Street travelling to the fence line forming the western periphery of the Golden Heights Housing Development, also annexing the northern and eastern sections of the same development, travelling south along the paved gully and continuing to the intersection of William Street and Upper Rose Lane.

EAST: Along Rose Lane from the intersection of William Street continuing south along Roe Lane to the intersection of Beeston Street and Rose Lane.

SOUTH: Along Beeston Street from Rose Lane continuing west along Beeston Street to the intersection of Spanish Town Road and southwest along Spanish Town Road to Little King Street (excluding the Denham Town High School and Denham Town Police Station).

WEST: Along Little King Street from Spanish Town Road to the intersection of Race Course Lane (Blount Street).

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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