Wednesday 20 November, 2019

UWI student reports being raped on campus hall

Police are investigating the rape of a 20-year-old student of the University of the West Indies (The UWI).

The young woman made a report to the St Joseph Police Station on Wednesday night.

She said on April 3rd, she was invited to a male student's dormitory on the campus at Freedom Hall (formerly Milner Hall).

The male student reportedly forced her onto a bed and had sexual intercourse with her against her will.

She was expected to visit a district medical officer on Thursday morning.

Police are to visit and process the scene as the investigation continues. 

 

Editor's note: The article has been amended to state that the incident occurred at Freedom Hall, which was formerly known as Milner Hall

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