Taxi drivers feel safe
FORGET ILLEGAL DRUGS, Barbados’ taxis carry only passengers.
That was the clear message sent yesterday by several South Coast taxi drivers in the wake of the shooting death of Ricardo Bryan last Thursday night outside Lucky Horseshoe Restaurant in Warrens, St Michael.
Several taxi operators from various bases along the urban corridor told the WEEKEND NATION that for the most part, the local taxi business was a clean, legal one. They rejected the idea that many in the business were using taxis as a cover to run illegal drugs and other contraband.
And as a result, they were not feeling less safe following Bryan’s murder last week. (AD)
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