(CMR) A 24-year-old Cayman Brac man, Jay Chantilope, appeared via video link in court today for allegedly raping a woman over the weekend.
Reports are that the man was arrested after police visited a location in the Brac, just after 9:00 p.m. on Friday, March 24 where it was reported that a woman had been raped. Emergency responders who attended the location transported the victim to Faith Hospital where she was treated for injuries sustained during the incident. She was later discharged after treatment.
Chantelope was held overnight at the Cayman Brac Police station and later transported to the Cayman Islands Detention Centre in Grand Cayman. He was charged with rape and three other related sexual assault offenses, in addition to breach of curfew.
He was subsequently remanded in custody following his court appearance. Chantelope is from Creek, Cayman Brac.