A female Pastor has been charged for breaching the Disaster Risk Management Order.
She’s 54-year-old Cynthia Williams of a Gregory Park address in St. Catherine.
Pastor Williams was charged by a team of Officers assigned to the Portmore Operational Support Team.
According to reports, lawmen were summoned to the area about 9:15 yesterday morning, where they made checks which revealed that a church service was in progress at her house.
The Police say over 50 people were in attendance.
Williams is scheduled to appear before the St. Catherine Parish Court on Tuesday, July 28.
The Police are reminding persons that no more than 10 people are permitted to gather in a given area. The Police say these measures have been implemented for public safety.
It says breaching the order could result in fines of up to one million dollars and imprisonment of up to one year.