A San Fernando man charged with sexual penetration of a minor and three counts of sexual touching is expected to re-appear in court on October 7th. When the suspect appeared before Senior Magistrate Rajendra Rambachan at the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court on September 16th the matter was postponed to conduct fingerprint tracing. The following is a press release from the TTPS:

A mason from San Fernando is due to re-appear in court on Thursday 7th October, 2021, to answer to one count of sexual penetration and three counts of sexual touching.

The man appeared before Senior Magistrate Rajendra Rambachan at the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 16th September, 2021, where the matter was postponed to conduct fingerprint tracing. The man was arrested and charged on Thurday16th September after the Child Protection Unit conducted investigations into a report made on 23rd October, 2020.

The report alleged that on three separate occasions in March, June and September 2020, the accused began to massage a 15- year-old girl during which time he touched her private parts.

The report also stated that on 13th September, 2020, the accused allegedly performed oral sex on the girl. The investigation was supervised by Supt Claire Guy-Alleyne and Ag /Insp Khan of the CPU Southern Division and conducted by WPC Hull.