Sierra Leone Ebola Lockdown Prompts Clashes With Police

March 28, 2015 5:28 PM

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Sierra Leone Ebola Lockdown Prompts Clashes With Police

* Sierra Leone has reported nearly 12,000 Ebola cases (Adds quote from resident of Devil Hole, further detail)

FREETOWN, March 28 (Reuters) - Police fired tear gas at an angry crowd fighting over food supplies in Sierra Leone on Saturday, while other residents defied a three-day national lockdown that the government hopes will accelerate the end of the Ebola epidemic.

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