Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Suspicious package forces police to evacuate station

A suspicious package, which was brought to the Hastings Police Station in Christ Church, has forced police personnel to evacuate the building.

The package containing an "unknown substance" was brought into the station by a female who was reporting to the police that she had received the suspected package.  

The entire station was compromised and all personnel were instructed to evacuate as is protocol. They were moved to nearby Brigade House.

Vehicular traffic travelling south along Hastings Road has been diverted at Garrison Road and those travelling towards Bridgetown are to be diverted at Harts Gap.

Further details will be provided when they become available. 

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