Tue, Jun


A TEENAGER is expected to face a Couva magistrate today, charged with grievous sexual assault and assault by beating.

The 18-year-old is an African national who was on trial with a professional football team, police said.

The alleged incidents occurred against a female teenager at a house in California on Friday. The victim was attending a barbecue at the time the incidents are alleged to have occurred.

The male suspect was taken into police custody and charged for the offences.