Clifford Pratt, an 18-year-old male of Seven Ground District in Clarendon was arrested and charged for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl from the community.
According to information published by the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), the teenage girl was on her way home from school at about 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 23, when she was allegedly abducted and raped by the accused at the back of a building.
A report was subsequently made to the Clarendon police which led to the arrest of Pratt. He was also pointed out by the victim as being her attacker.
Pratt is currently awaiting a court date to answer to the charges of rape, forcible abduction and sexual touching.