Bail for labourer on sex charges


    A 20-year-old labourer was granted $175,000 bail when he appeared before a Siparia Magistrate today, charged with three counts of sexual penetration of a girl.

    The incident allegedly took place between January and April 2021.

    Keron Bhola was allegedly found in the victim’s bedroom by her grandmother, who made a report to the police.

    Bhola appeared on Tuesday before Magistrate Aden Stroude, who granted bail and adjourned the matter to May 11th.

    The accused was also ordered to not have any contact with the victim, not be in the vicinity of the victim’s home village, to stay 100 feet away from the victim and to report to the Fyzabad Police Station every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.