[www.inewsguyana.com] – A man who is accused of sexually molesting a teenage girl while she was a patient at the Georgetown Public Hospital, on Thursday made his first court appearance before Magistrate Ann McLennan to answer to the offence.
It is alleged that the accused – Anand Singh, 48, of West Coast Demerara on Saturday October 3, 2015 at the Georgetown Public Hospital, while posing to be a Medical Staff at the Institute, he sexually molested a 16 – year – old girl who was at the time a patient at the said Hospital.
The matter as it was related in court was done in private; however information from the court revealed that Singh was eventually remanded to prison.
It is further reported that Singh on Saturday last, crept his way into the medical institute in the wee hours of the night and headed directly to the female ward.
It was there that eyewitnesses explained about 00:30 hours, they were awoken to the sounds of screams coming from a female patient of the ward.
Upon investigation, they discovered Singh on the bed of the teenin the act of molesting her as she was crying.
The teenager, who is reported to be confined to a bed, later confirmed the allegation to be true.
According to further reports, the perpetrator was seen groping the teen, pleading with her to be quite as he continued with his unsound behavior.