A 44 year old Cocorite vendor has appeared in court charged with the sexual penetration and sexual touching of a 14 year old girl.
Dave Balkisson allegedly had sexual intercourse with the victim at his home during the period March 1st 2016 and January 13th 2019.
A report was made on January 14th and Balkisson was subsequently arrested at the Port of Spain Central Market on February 5th.
He was charged with three counts of sexual penetration and one count of sexual touching against the victim, and appeared before Port of Spain Magistrate Aida Mohammed yesterday.
He was granted bail and the matter was adjourned to February 18th.