Protesters barricade Sandton road

2012-08-06 11:47

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Johannesburg - Protesters barricaded Marlboro Drive in Sandton on Monday over service delivery issues, Gauteng police said.

Lieutenant Colonel Katlego Mogale said a crowd blocked the road using rubbish and burning tyres from about 05:00.

While it was believed the disruption was a service delivery protest, Mogale said it was not immediately clear with which services the community was dissatisfied.

By 09:30 no injuries had been reported and no arrests had been made, Mogale said.

Police were monitoring the situation.

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