Saturday 28 November, 2020

St Thomas man charged with raping daughter when she was seven

A St Thomas groundsman is to face the parish court in Morant Bay on Wednesday, July 15 for allegedly raping his now 14-year-old daughter seven years ago.

The 34-year-old man, whose name is being withheld to protect the child, allegedly raped the child when she was a seven-year-old.

The alleged incident recently came to light and a report was made to the Morant Bay unit of the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA).

An investigation launched, which resulted in the arrest and charge of the man for rape and incest.

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