Moruca man remanded for alleged rape

Jefferson Blake

A MAN from Moruca Village, North West District, was on Tuesday remanded to prison for the alleged rape of a 14-year-old girl.
The man appeared before Senior Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus where the matter was held in camera.

He was not required to plead to the indictable offence which alleged that on March 6 he engaged in sexual activity with a child under the age of 16.
He was unrepresented and was remanded to prison until March 27.