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Two men have been charged with sexual offences against minors, aged 13 and 15, following investigations from the Child Protection Unit.

The enquiries were headed by Supt (Ag) George, ASP Nowbutt, and supervised by Inspector Andrews, and Sgt Miller of the unit.

In the first instance, a 47-year-old builder of Laventille was charged with one count of sexual penetration of a minor.

He was denied bail when he appeared in court on May 22 and remanded into custody until June 8.

In the second instance, a 39-year-old cricket pitch attendant in Tobago was charged with one count of sexual touching of a child.

He will appear before a Scarborough Magistrate.