Tobago man on $80K bail over child sex charge


    NOTE: This article references sexual abuse and child sexual assault

    A Tobago man has been granted $80,000 bail after police allegedly caught him sexually assaulting a 15-year-old.

    The accused has been charged with sexual penetration of a minor and is due to reappear in court on January 14th 2021.

    Child Protection Unit officers arrested the suspect following an investigation into a missing person report.

    The child was reportedly found being assaulted by the man in a vehicle at the side of the road.

    She was taken for medical treatment.