Saturday 5 December, 2020

Bail for Grenadian cop on rape charge

A police corporal in Grenada was granted $15,000 bail with two sureties after he appeared in court for several sexual-assault charges.  

The officer, 38-year-old Che Charles of Grand Anse St George appeared in the Gouyave Magistrates' Court on June 16.  

Charles who was arrested on Monday was charged with seven counts of indecent assault and one count of rape.  

Since his arrest, he was suspended from active duty with half a month’s pay.  

The offenses are alleged to have occurred between December 17, 2018 and January 4, 2019.  

He will reappear in court on August 20.  

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