Thursday 27 February, 2020

Rio Claro teen raped by neighbour

Rio Claro Police are investigating a report where a 15-year-old girl told police that she was raped by her neighbour.

The incident allegedly took place on Friday afternoon in Rio Claro.

Due to the victim’s age and the nature of the allegations, information which can identify the victim will be left out.

Police were told that on Friday afternoon, the 15-year-old left her school in Barrackpore and was on her way home when she saw her neighbour in Princes Town, who offered to give her a lift home. 

The teenager accepted, however, she said when the car came to a stop, the older man raped the teenager.

He then let her go.

The young girl notified her mother, who in turn told the police.

She was interviewed by WPC Ramsaran, and taken for medical examination at the Rio Claro Health Facility.

The matter has since been transferred to the Child Protection Unit.

More on this as it becomes available.  

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