A pensioner was on Thursday, November 05, 2020 charged for engaging in sexual activity with a nine-year-old-girl.
Dennis Persaud, 62, of Levi Dam, Angoy’s Avenue, New Amsterdam was not required to plead to the indictable charge when he appeared at the New Amsterdam Magistrate’s Court.
Magistrate Renita Singh ordered him to post bail in the sum of $40, 000.
According to the facts of the case, on October 24, 2020, the young girl went to Persaud’s residence. While there, Persaud is alleged to have performed a sexual act on the minor.
The matter was reported to the police and following an investigation, Persaud was charged and placed before the courts.