Friday 30 October, 2020

Man charged with sexual penetration of girl, 12

File photo.

File photo.

A 33-year-old man will appear before a Port-of-Spain Magistrate on Monday on two charges of sexual penetration of a 12-year-old girl.

According to reports, the victim made a report to the Port-of-Spain Child Protection Unit on January 14.

She told police that on January 8 and 14, she had sexual intercourse with the accused at his home in Belmont.

After extensive inquiries by the CPU, the accused was arrested on September 19.

Formal charges were laid on Sunday.

Investigations were spearheaded by acting Supt George, and supervised by Inspector Andrews Sgt Bishop, and WPC Deonarine of the CPU.

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