A member of the Defence Force is currently assisting police relative to an investigation at the Child Protection Unit (CPU).
He was arrested at 1:40 pm today on Dehli Street, St James, by officers of the Special Operations Response Team (S.O.R.T) and the Child Protection Unit (CPU).
Video surfaced on social media yesterday showing the man surrendering to officers when they stopped the man alleged in his way to meet the 12 year old child who identified the man as the attacker.
Superintendent Chandool of the Child Protection Unit (CPU) supervised this operation.
Investigations remain active.