Twelve persons arrested and charged for breaching COVID curfew in St Catherine

May 26, 2020

Twelve persons were arrested and charged by a team of officers from the Portmore Police Station in St. Catherine for breaching the COVID curfew in the Naggo Head and Southborough communities in the parish on Sunday, May 24.

They are:

 Sixty-three-year-old Stanford Dyer
 Thirty-year-old Jason Carter,
 Twenty-seven-year-old Suwayne Blair,
 Thirty-three-year-old Jamall Thomas,
 Twenty-year-old Shavon Bennett,
 Fifty-four-year-old Dennis Forbes,
 Nineteen-year-old Kamal Gayle,
 Twenty-one-year-old Shemar Thomas,
 Forty-year-oldJason Thomas,
Thirty-two-year-old Steven McCollin,
 Thirty-three-year-old Damion Scott,
 Fifty-seven-year-old Adrian McCollin,

Reports are that between 8:30 p.m.and 9:00 p.m., police were on patrol in the communities when the persons were seen and sent home. 

Some of them refused which resulted in the violators being arrested and charged for breaches of the Disaster Risk Management Act. 

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