Trinidad Express:-A 15 YEAR old girl has reported that she was beaten and raped by a schoolmate on the compound of a secondary school in central Trinidad on Thursday.
The child reported that the assault happened during the lunch break.
On Friday the girl was accompanied to the police station by a teacher.
According to police, at around 12.15 p.m. the Form Four pupil said she was sitting in the savannah area of the school when a 16 year old schoolboy grabbed her cell phone and ran into a nearby classroom.
The girl told police she chased after the boy to retrieve her cellphone.
However when she entered the classroom he locked the door and began to choke her.
The girl told police the schoolboy slammed her into a wall and raped her.
A report was made to the nearby police station and investigations are continuing.