The Hatton resident charged with raping a police officer while she was intoxicated has been granted bail by Chief Magistrate Joanne Walsh.
He was asked to provide a surety to the court and report to the police station on Mondays Wednesdays and Fridays.
He appeared before the court today.
The female police officer reported that on November 28th, she, and the man whom she knew for a very long time went to a fete together.
She said they both drank a lot of alcohol and at some point, while taking her home, he stopped off behind the Caribbean Union Bank where he raped her.
The female officer said the man allegedly performed multiple sexual acts on her.
The woman later told her boyfriend what had happened and together, they reported the matter to the police.
His committal hearing will take place on March 6, 2023.