Thursday 20 September, 2018

St Anns man to stand trial for sex crimes against girl, 13

A St. Ann’s man was today committed to stand trial in the Port of Spain High Court on seven sexual offences against a minor, following the conclusion of a preliminary hearing into the charges, which began on Friday.

The accused is alleged to have committed the offences against the 13-year-old victim sometime between January 2015 and December 2015.

Magistrate Adia Mohammed, heard the case in the 7th Magistrates Court against 34-year-old Mikey Alexander of Fondes Amandes Road, St. Ann’s.

Alexander was informed to apply for bail to a judge in chambers after Mohammed denied that request.

He was charged by Acting Corporal Yohan Mc Kain of the Child Protection Unit, Port of Spain Division, on Friday.