Police are investigating a report that a 26-year-old Jamaican national was raped in Point Fortin on Sunday.
The incident was said to have taken place at about 1:30 pm on Sunday afternoon.
According to reports, the woman boarded a car along Cap de Ville Road, however, instead of taking her to her destination, the man took her to a lonely area where he sexually assaulted her before abandoning her.
The woman was able to get assistance from a nearby community, and the police were notified.
A team of officers from the Point Fortin Police Station responded and the woman was taken for medical examination.
A description of the suspect was given to police, and inquiries are said to be ongoing with the intent of making an immediate arrest.
More on this as it becomes available.
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