Region 7 teen raped by taxi driver

The Police in Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) are currently on the hunt for a taxi driver accused of raping a teenager on Tuesday night.

Based on information received, the incident occurred just about 23:00h.

Police said that the female teen boarded the suspect’s vehicle and instead of taking her to the desired destination, he drove some distance away where he raped her.

A report was made to the police and the teen has since been medically processed.

Investigations are ongoing.