A 13-year-old boy is among five suspects in custody in connection with the rape of a 46-year-old woman.
According to notes from the Cabinet, the Police have five suspects in custody; one is 13, two are 15, and two are 17 years old.
Reports are that, around 4:30 pm on May 15th, a woman was assaulted by five armed young men while she was making her way home along the vicinity of Abbott’s Farm Rd and Epicurean Drive, situated off Friars Hill Rd.
The woman did not possess any valuable belongings at the time and the assailants forcefully took her into the nearby bushes and raped her
Meanwhile, the Cabinet expressed its appreciation to the Royal Police Force of Antigua and Barbuda for their speedy work in apprehending two suspects in the recent murder.
The Police also have two suspects in custody in connection with the Roti King robbery.