Granny victim of sex attack during robbery
TOBAGO detectives are searching for a suspect who sexually assaulted a 73-year-old woman during a robbery at her Scarborough home on Wednesday.
The incident, police said, occurred around 7.a.m. on Wednesday while the woman was lying on her bed at her home.
Police said the suspect, armed with a cutlass and a mask over his face, forced his way into the woman's home and announced a hold-up.
He relieved the woman of $560 before assaulting her. During the incident, police said the suspect removed the mask from his face.
He later fled the scene and a report was made to the police.
Scarborough detectives, led by Ins Roberts and Cpl Denoon, visited the scene and started investigations.
Officers said they were aware of the suspect and expected to detain him by late last night.