Ministry of Public Works and Communications, with assistance from
the Army, has erected steel barricades across two bridges along the
Railway Embankment road in the troubled and violence-prone area of
Buxton, East Coast Demerara.
barricades, which were put up on Tuesday afternoon on the bridges at
the Buxton Side Line Dam and at Brusche Dam, along the Embankment
road, are aimed at preventing criminals using vehicles from having a
clear way in fleeing into Buxton after committing robberies,
steel barricades in place on the bridge at the Buxton Side Line dam,
which separates the villages of Buxton
enforcement officials have said that Buxton is a safe haven for
criminals and vehicles passing through the village have been
attacked and robbed.
want to know what's the purpose of this thing, because this ain't
mek sense," one Buxtonian said yesterday.