Soldiers accused of raping teen
The police are investigating an allegation of rape committed by two soldiers on a 17-year-old at Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo.
According to reports, the teen is known to the two men and they were at a birthday party in Tuschen.
After the party ended in the wee hours of Sunday morning, the girl was reportedly taken to one of the Soldier’s house in the same village where they took turn in raping her.
She was allegedly beaten about the face and other areas of the body after putting up a resistance.
Following the incident, the traumatised young lady made a report to the police, and an investigation has since been launched into the incident.