Police in Region Three (Essequibo Islands – West Demerara) have arrested a 26-year-old Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Corporal for reportedly physically assaulting a woman, 23.
Police Headquarters reported that at about 21:31hrs on Thursday, the woman went to the Leonora Police Station and made a report against the GDF Corporal.
The woman claimed that the Corporal beat her with a rolling pin; she further alleged that she was beaten and kicked about her body.
The incident occurred at Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo
Police said the Corporal was placed under close arrest on Thursday.
Investigations are ongoing.