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UPDATE: No bail for Marabella man on rape, kidnapping charges

Update March 9, 2018: A Marabella man charged with kidnapping, robbing and raping a Colombian woman was denied bail after appearing in court on Wednesday.

According to updates from the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), 34-year-old Abraham Seuraj, of Old Train Line Bayshore, Marabella, appeared before San Fernando 2nd Court Magistrate Alicia Chankar charged with the rape, kidnapping and robbery of a 51-year-old Colombian woman which took place on February 18, 2018, at Factory Road, Reform Village.

Police said the victim boarded a 'PH' taxi at South Trunk Road, La Romain, requesting to be taken to San Fernando.

However, the woman was instead taken to a lonely area where she was brutally assaulted by two men. 

Seuraj was remanded into custody to reappear in court on March 9, 2018. 

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