A 15-year-old boy will appear before a Scarborough Magistrate today charged with assault against another 15-year-old boy. The teenager was charged by Cpl (Ag.) Mc Millan of the Tobago Division Child Protection Unit (CPU) on March 3rd.

According to police reports, he was arrested in connection with a report made to police by a boy that said he was physically assaulted by another resident of the Children’s Home in which he resides.

When Cpl (Ag.) Mc Millan further investigated the claims, he learnt that the alleged victim was attacked with a broomstick and had to be treated at hospital. The accused was subsequently charged in connection with the report. The investigation was supervised by Sgt. Mille