Sunday 23 September, 2018

Venezuelan woman sexually assaulted, robbed

Police are investigating an incident in which a 22-year-old Venezuelan woman was sexually assaulted on Saturday night.

The incident was said to have taken place around 10 pm on Saturday near the lookout at Lady Young Road.

According to police reports, the victim had entered a maxi with a male companion near Massy Stores in Maraval to head into Port of Spain.

However, on nearing the Queen’s Park Savannah, one of the occupants of the maxi pulled out a firearm.

The couple was then taken to the lookout, where the man was robbed and then forced out of the vehicle.

The woman was said to have been taken to a house nearby and sexually assaulted.

She was then returned to Port of Spain and released.

The police were notified, and investigations into this incident are said to be ongoing.

 

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