There are report of many people reportedly shot dead by police officers as ongoing protest turns bloody in Freetown this morning.

There are also reports of heavy police presence and clashes with protesters in the various ends of the capital.

Reports gathered from various locations around Freetown this morning reveal that the streets are filled with youths demonstrating against the government.

The protesters say they are demonstrating against the high cost of living, police brutality, corruption and general injustice perpetuated by the government.

In various parts of the Freetown, there are report of gun shots fired and heavily armed police and military personnel in the streets.

Videos shared on social media showed young people alleged to be fatally shot by Police officers lying dead in the city.

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