Thursday 23 January, 2020

Coast Guardsman surrenders to police

A Coast Guardsman is in police custody after he surrendered to officers of the Arouca Police Station.

He surrendered himself on Saturday night after he was informed that he was being sought by police on allegations of rape, stemming from an incident two weeks ago.

The officer has repeatedly denied the allegations, however, he wanted to comply with police on learning that he was being sought in relation to the matter.

The officer is also being investigated for other allegations against him, including assault, and neglect.

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