The charge was laid indictably and the accused was not called upon to enter a plea.
After submissions to the court, the matter was adjourned to December 4.
The incident reportedly took place on October 31, at Maraj Street, Chaguanas.
According to police reports, the victim, a 22-year-old woman, from Morvant, was communicating with a man she added on social media three weeks ago. The man reportedly invited her to a boat cruise and invited her to an apartment on Maraj Street to collect the tickets.
The woman said she arrived at the location at about 1:30 pm that day, however, she was taken into a room where she was sexually assaulted.
The man then left her.
She said she immediately went back home and made a report to the Morvant Police.