Doctors never offered me a diagnosis, Harding says

– recalls prison officials laughing when he attempted to complain about rape

Colwyn Harding, the young man who has accused the police of a brutal sexual assault which has rendered him immobile, said yesterday that when he was initially taken to the hospital the doctor never provided a diagnosis and he did not ask because he was in too much pain.

Harding said he made his first attempt to explain what had happened to him while he was in the Georgetown Prison, but the officers began laughing at him before he could finish.

The 23-year-old man is still confined to his bed at the Georgetown Public Hospital. When Stabroek News visited …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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