Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Jamaican national allegedly raped in Point Fortin

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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