Two men due in court over sexual offences against minors


    Trigger Warning: This article contains references to Sexual Assault, Child Sexual Abuse

    A 25-year-old PH driver of Barataria will appear before a Port-of-Spain Magistrate today charged with sexual touching of a minor.

    The girl was travelling in a vehicle with the suspect, who drove her to a dead end in the vicinity of Queen Avenue, allegedly lifted up her dress, and touched her inappropriately.

    Also expected in court today is a 59-year-old labourer charged with sexual touching of a minor.

    The man allegedly kissed the 13-year-old girl on her neck and breast as he carried out work at her grandmother’s home.

    The girl confided in her grandmother the following day who made a report to police.