Sexual Assault

Man charged with sexual assault of 13-year-old girl ordered to St Ann's Hospital

A Laventille man has been remanded to the St. Ann’s Psychiatric Hospital for evaluation and a report, after appearing before a Port-of-Spain magistrate yesterday, charged with sexual penetration and sexual touching of a 13-year-old girl.

The crimes are alleged to have occurred on Monday 18th June, 2018, in the St. Clair district.

Evans Julien, a PH taxi driver, of Picton Road, appeared before Magistrate Adia Mohammed, in the Port of Spain Magistrates’ 7th Court, on Thursday 21st June, 2018, to answer to the charges.

San Juan man charged with sexual assault of girls aged 10 and 12 years old

A San Juan man has been denied bail and remanded into custody after appearing before a Port of Spain Magistrate, charged with the sexual penetration and sexual touching of two girls.

Celvin Allong, 29, a mason, of San Juan, appeared before Magistrate Adia Mohammed, in the Port of Spain 7th Magistrates’ Court, on Friday 18th May, 2018, charged with three counts of sexual penetration against a 12-year-old girl and one count of sexual touching against a 10-year-old girl.

The matter was adjourned to Thursday 14th June, 2018.

Princes Town man charged with sexual assault of special needs woman

A Princes Town man, charged with buggery and grievous sexual assault against a 19-year-old woman with developmental delays, has been granted bail in the amount of $300,000 with surety, after appearing before a San Fernando Magistrate today.

Negus Charles, 38, a labourer, of Realize Road, Princes Town, who is also charged with indecent assault, appeared before Senior Magistrate Cherril-Anne Antoine in the San Fernando 1st Magistrates’ Court, on Monday 21st May, 2018.

The matter has been postponed to Monday 18th June, 2018.

Cunupia man with fake social media profile charged with sexual assault

The Cunupia man who allegedly set up fake social media profiles to lure young women interested in a career in modelling is to be charged with one count of indecent assault and one count of grievous sexual assault.

The man of Dyette trace identified as Christopher Bernard aka kyle romiah was arrested at his home on Thursday, February 22nd. 

An 18-year-old woman alleges that on Monday, February 20th, she responded to an advertisement on FB alleging to be from an international modelling agency about a photo shoot.

Laventille man charged with indecent assault granted bail

Samuel Franklin, 56, was granted bail after appearing before a Port-of Spain Magistrate, charged with indecent assault against a 16-year-old girl. 

The following is a press release from the TTPS:

A Laventille man was granted $80,000 bail, after appearing before a Port of Spain Magistrate, charged with indecent assault against a 16- year-old girl.

Man charged for sexually touching 13 year old girl

A 34-year-old Belmont man has been charged with sexually touching a 13-year-old girl.

The following is a press release from the TTPS:

A Belmont man was granted $80,000 bail, after appearing before a Port of Spain Magistrate, charged with two counts of sexual touching against a 13-year-old girl.

The offences are alleged to have taken place during the period, February 1st 2017 and February 28th 2017.

57-year-old retired policeman charged with sexually assault of 5-year-old girl

Police have detained a 57-year-old retired police corporal on allegations that he sexually assaulted a five-year-old female relative.

The officer surrendered to members of the Eastern Division on Monday.

He was being sought since the report was made to the police on Friday.

The former corporal has been charged with three counts of sexual penetration against the child.

The case will be heard in the Rio Claro Magistrates Court.

Police seek suspected rapist

Police are searching for a man they believe may have committed acts of rape and sexual assault.

The TTPS names the suspect as 37-year-old Jerron Francis, whose last known address is Bagatelle Extension, Sunshine Avenue, San Juan.

They are asking that anyone with information on his whereabouts, to call 555 or 800-TIPS and provide police with the information.

Bail set at $250,000 for PSA President Watson Duke

PSA President Watson Duke has been granted $250,000 two hundred and fifty thousand dollars bail after he was slapped with five charges including sexual intercourse without consent.

He was additionally charged with four counts of indecent assault between January and April at the PSA headquarters.

Duke arrived at the Port-of-Spain Magistrate's Court this morning and was represented by Senior Counsel Gilbert Peterson.