PORT OF SPAIN — An 82-year-old woman was raped while walking through Valsayn early yesterday morning.
Police have since launched a manhunt for the suspect who escaped from the scene of the crime after throwing the woman out of his car and onto the roadway.
According to police sources, around 5 a.m., the woman was walking along Springland Avenue, Valsayn South, when a black station wagon pulled up alongside her.
The male driver then dragged the woman into the vehicle before sexually assaulting her. He then left the woman along the roadway before speeding off in the car, said investigators.
The woman was assisted by residents in the area and later taken to the police station where a report was made.
Investigations are continuing. (Express)