Already, the Basseterre prison is housing a number of former police officers who have been incarcerated for various offenses, now another officer who has taken an oath to uphold the law and provide protective service to the citizens of this country, has been accused of a sexual offense against a minor.
Police have confirmed that the investigations into rape charges have commenced against Julian Charles who was stationed at the Cayon Police division.
Charles has since been arrested and formally charged with the alleged offense which is said to have occurred on 30th October, against an underage girl, who at the time was being held in custody at the station , for an unrelated incident in which she and a family member, her brother, were involved earlier.
Charles is therefore being accused of raping the minor while she was in the lock up at the Cayon station. He was arrested on Saturday 5th November, 2011.