Police on patrol as Beryl neared Dominica over the weekend

Four persons were arrested after violating the curfew which was imposed by the Government on Sunday ahead of the expected arrival of Tropical Storm Beryl.

This is according to Police Public Relations Officer (PRO) ASP Simon Edwards.

The curfew and state of emergency were to be in effect from 4:00 pm on Sunday, 8th July to 4:00 pm on Monday.

However,  the measures were lifted at 6:00 am on Monday 9th July after Tropical Storm Beryl had weakened.

Edwards said the four arrested were all male and three of them will be charged for curfew violation.