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Jury finds St Catherine man guilty of rape

Published:Thursday | May 23, 2013 | 11:35 AM

A St Catherine man who abducted and raped a five-year-old girl was found guilty in the St Catherine Circuit Court yesterday.



The jury retired for 90 minutes before returning the verdict.



The 22-year-old man will be sentenced on June 26.



The Crown led evidence that in 2008 the child was playing when she was lured into nearby bushes by the man.



The man was arrested and later charged with abduction, indecent assault and rape following investigations.



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