Curfew imposed in sections of Granville, St James | Loop Jamaica

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A 48-hour curfew has been imposed in sections of Granville in St James following the continued flare-up of violence among several gangs.

The curfew began at 6:00 pm, on Sunday, November 07 and will remain in effect until 6:00 pm on Tuesday, November 09. The boundaries of the curfew are as follows:

North: Along Gordon Crescent approximately 180 metres from Granville Drive to Back Street;

East: Continuing along Gordon Crescent approximately 150 metres from Back Street to a footpath in the vicinity of the playing field at Gutt Bottom;

South: Along the footpath in the vicinity of the playing field at Gutt Bottom approximately 170 metres from the Eastern boundary to Granville Drive.

West: Along Granville Drive approximately 160 metres from the southern boundary to Gordon Crescent.

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

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