Curfew imposed in section of St Catherine

June 01, 2017

A curfew is currently being imposed in a section of the St Catherine North Division.

The curfew began at 6 p.m. Thursday, and will remain in effect until 6 p.m. today.

The boundaries of the curfew are as follows:

North: Along Twickenham Park main road at the intersection with Burke Road to the football field at the eastern boundary.

East: Along an imaginary line about 300 metres from the football field to the FIDCO factory.

South: Along an imaginary line running parallel to the Spanish Town Bypass about 400 metres from the FIDCO factory to the bank of the Rio Cobre.

West: Along the bank of the Rio Cobre about 350 metres from the southern boundary to the intersection with Burke Road.

During the hours of the curfew, all the persons within the boundaries are required to remain within their premises unless otherwise authorised in writing by the member of security forces who are in charge of enforcing the curfew.