60 protesters arrested in Ivory Park

There has been an overnight service delivery protest in Ivory Park on the East Rand. Eyewitnesses said...

Police and metro police clear rocks from Modderfontein Road after Ivory Park residents rampage. Picture: Taurai Maduna/EWN

There has been an overnight service delivery protest in Ivory Park on the East Rand.

Eyewitnesses said some roads around the local primary school remained closed on Wednesday morning.

The demonstration started on Tuesday night.

The police's Pinky Tsinyane said dozens of people were arrested.

"Sixty people were arrested in Ivory Park for public violence. But the situation is calm now [and] police are monitoring the situation," Tsinyane added.