$75,000 bail with a surety has been granted to a Princes Town man after he appeared before Magistrate Indira Misir-Gosine to answer to the charge of sexual touching.

The Police Service reports that ANSLIM BAISDEN is expected to reappear before the courts on May 28th, 2021.

According to official police reports, on September 6th, 2019, a 14-year-old girl reported to her local station that sometime during the period December 31st, 2018, and October 29th, 2019, her neighbour offered her a drop to her school.

Sometime thereafter, he allegedly stopped the vehicle and went to the back seat where she was seated and proceeded to kiss her on her lips.

WPC Hamilton, of the Child Protection Unit, Princes Town, led investigations which resulted in the arrest of BAISDEN on May 2nd, 2021.

The investigation was spearheaded by W/Supt (Ag) Claire Guy-Alleyne and supervised by Insp (Ag) Khan.