Rape and kidnapping suspects known to Cops

Two rape and kidnapping suspects who are currently in police custody, were known to law enforcement, reliable sources have told the Times.

One of the men was arrested about three days ago,and the other was held on Tuesday, according to reports.

The suspects, both in their twenties, were held by the police following spate of kidnappings in Vieux Fort.

In one incident, a woman was raped while her male companion was tied up in the trunk of a vehicle.

According to information, both young men are known to law enforcement.

They are both from the Castries basin but have connections to the South of the Island, the Times has been informed.