Father charged with raping 6-year-old daughter
A young father of Haitian descent accused of raping his six-year-old daughter has been remanded to prison.
The 28-year-old of Mount Tabor Estates faced charges of incest, indecent assault and cruelty to children.
Prosecutors allege that he sexually molested his daughter on March 12.
He’s also accused of indecently assaulting her and assaulting her in a manner that would cause suffering to her health.
The man, whose name cannot be published, was not required to enter pleas to the charges when he appeared before Magistrate Kara Turnquest-Deveaux.
He returns to court on May 30.