As reports emerge of more violence in the Norwood community, St James, police have clamped a curfew on sections of the community.
The curfew took effect 6:00 p.m., on Wednesday, March 10 and will remain in effect until 6:00 p.m., Saturday, March 13.
The boundaries of the curfew are as follows:
North Along Bottom Road from a bar painted in brown continuing onto
Hugga Lane to the intersection with Hendon Norwood Main Road;
East Along Hendon Norwood Main Road from the northern boundary
continuing pass Columbia Square to Garvey Square;
South Along Eastside Main Road from the eastern boundary to Dacatone
Square continuing approximately 200 metres along an imaginary line to the intersection with Top Road;
West Along an imaginary line about 100 metres from the southern boundary
to the bar painted in brown along Bottom Road at the northern boundary.
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.