Man beaten for alleged sex with 13-year-old
A SOUTH Oropouche man was detained by police after he was beaten by the step-father of a 13-year-old girl with whom he was allegedly having sex.
Police said the man remained in custody last night after he surrendered himself to police on Monday. Around 11.45 a.m. the teenager's 42-year-old step-father returned to his home with his wife and found the suspect with the girl, a Form Three pupil. The suspect allegedly told her step-father he is the schoolgirl's boyfriend and they had sexual intercourse several times. The step-father and the suspect began to scuffle and the suspect was injured on his face and his jaw was broken.
He went for treatment at San Fernando General Hospital and was warded. Police said the suspect discharged himself from hospital and went to Ste Madeleine Police Station where he gave police a statement. —SM