A Lance Corporal attached to the City Constabulary accused of raping a 16-year-old boy was on Monday remanded when he appeared before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts.
The corporal, Clifton Pellew, stood before the Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan.
The charge stated that on August 15, 2017, at the Constabulary Outpost at City Hall, he engaged in sexual activity with the minor.
According to reports, the teenager who had been taken into custody after he was found loitering was taken to the outpost on Regent Street when the incident occurred.
Another officer attached to the City Constabulary, Quacy Baveghems had reportedly witnessed the crime and reported to his supervisor; the information was subsequently conveyed to Mayor Patricia Chase Green and Town Clerk Royston King.