Sunday 17 December, 2017

Man, 56, denied bail on sex charges against two teens

A 56-year-old Laventille man was denied bail when he appeared before a Port-of-Spain Magistrate on Friday, to answer to sexually related offences against two teenage girls.

Hubert Nannette of Desperlie Crescent appeared before Magistrate Adia Mohammed in the 7th Court to answer to four sexual assault charges against a 12 and 13-year-old girl. 

The incidents allegedly occurred on September 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016 against the 13-year-old. Meanwhile, the assault on the 12-year-old reportedly took place on November 14, 2017.

He was remanded into custody and the matter was postponed to December 13.

The charges were laid by WPC Whitney Charles and PC Joel Frederick of the Port-of-Spain Child Protection Unit.