A 36-year-old man is currently in Police custody after he was allegedly caught raping a sleeping woman.
According to Police Headquarters, the incident occurred between September 4, 2021, and September 5, 2021, at Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice).
It was reported that the 27-year-old victim and the suspect are known to each other.
Between the dates mentioned, the victim consumed alcohol and subsequently went to sleep.
Shortly after, someone saw the man having sexual intercourse with the unconscious woman.
Upon being seen, the suspect made good his escape.
A report was then made to the Police station and the suspect was later arrested and placed in custody pending further investigations.