A 21-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl.
According to cops, the incident occurred in Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Essequibo).
The victim and suspect, who are said to be related, were sexually involved, and based on suspicions, the victim was questioned and confessed to what occurred.
A report was then made at the Lethem Police Station, and the suspect was arrested and taken into custody. Investigations are ongoing.