Teen accused of molesting 11-y-o
Police have confirmed that a woman and her son have moved out of a community after the boy was alleged molested by a teen.
Police have also confirmed that they have taken the teen into custody for molesting the woman’s 11 year-old son. The incident reportedly occurred in St Catherine recently.
The 15-year-old boy was set upon by residents before he was taken into custody. He was accused of sexually molesting the boy.
Police reports are that about 2 p.m., they responded to a call and was just in time to rescue the teenager from an angry mob.
He was placed into custody as a juvenile in need of care and protection.
The Old Harbour police said that the juvenile is scheduled to face the Children’s Court in St Catherine on April 24.
There was no word about the whereabouts of the mother and her 11-year-old son.
The police told the Star that acts of sexual impropriety among teenagers in the parish is uncomfortably high among juveniles.
To this end, they said that more intervention from support groups is needed at this time to address the issue.