Grandmother gets $200K bail over child abuse charges


    A woman, accused of abusing her grandchildren, has been granted $200,000 bail.

    The 56-year-old appeared in court on two counts of wilful assault of the nine-year-old girl and 11-year-old boy.

    Police say a report was made by the Children’s Authority about two children who were emotionally and physically abused at their grandmother’s Sangre Grande home.

    Following investigations, the accused was arrested on August 9th, 2022 and is expected back in court on January 30th, 2023.