An Arima man is now in police custody for the rape of an 18-year-old female relative on Sunday.
The 33-year-old Guanapo man was arrested by officers of the Arima Police Station, following a report made by the woman alleging that the man had raped her at a location along Train Line Road, Guanapo, Arima.
The man offered to give the teen a ride home around 12:30 pm that day.
He instead took her to Train Line Road, and allegedly sexually assaulted her.
The victim subsequently made a report to the Arima Police Station, leading to the man’s arrest at Tumpuna Road South, Arima a few hours later.
Cpl Verson Jeanville of the Arima Police Station is continuing enquiries.
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