A police officer attached to the Tobago Division has been granted $175,000 bail with a surety or $25,000 cash alternative, after appearing before a Scarborough Magistrate last Friday.
The 24-year-old officer appeared before a magistrate charged with four offences of sexual penetration of a 15-year-old female victim.
The matter has been postponed to July 24.
The accused was charged by W/Sgt (Ag) Cavelle Mills-Walters of the Tobago Division Child Protection Unit (CPU) following a report made to officers surrounding alleged sexual abuse over an extended period of time. The investigation was supervised by W/Supt (Ag) George, ASP Nowbutt, and Sgt Miller.