A 43-year-old Jean Anglais resident facing multiple charges of indecent assault was on Tuesday remanded to the Richmond Hill Prisons.
Ernest Blackman, a mechanic by profession, has been slapped with 20 counts of indecent assault allegedly committed against his stepdaughter.
Blackman appeared unrepresented at the St George’s No. 1 Magistrate’s Court Tuesday, before Chief Magistrate Tamara Gill who did not hesitate to put him on remand.
The accused will make his next court appearance on April 13.
Sexual offences have dominated the cause list in recent time with a total of 60 sexual offences including 30 rape cases and 10 cases of incest to be adjudicated at the level of the High Court.