Gov’t official arrested on sex assault allegations

A government official in Berbice is in police custody pending charges on allegations of sexual assault after two women came forward to make reports against him.

Stabroek News learnt that the man reportedly used his office to commit the offences on separate occasions while the women had gone to seek his assistance.

One of the acts was reportedly committed in March but the woman only reported it after learning that she was not the …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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