A 19-year-old Tobago man was granted bail with surety in the sum of eighty –five thousand dollars when he appeared before a Scarborough Magistrate Thursday, charged with sexual penetration of a 12-year-old girl.
ANTONIO LLEWELYN, of Calder Hall, was charged with the offence by officers of the Child Protection Unit, on Wednesday.
He appeared before Magistrate Jo-Anne Connor on Thursday and was granted bail or a ten thousand dollars cash alternative and ordered to have no contact with the victim.
The matter was adjourned to October 7th 2021.
The girl’s mother reported to police that around 11 pm, on September 5th, 2021, she entered her bedroom and allegedly found the accused and her daughter in bed together.
The girl subsequently claimed the accused had sexual intercourse with her.
The accused was arrested on that same date and an investigation supervised by Sergeant Miller, launched into the incident.
The charge was laid by WPC Corbin-Clarke.