A 17-year-old boy appeared in court on Friday (1 June) on sexual offence charges including attempted rape. The boy, who is from George Town, is also facing charges of indecent assault and robbery.
According to police, the boy was arrested in relation to an incident on South Church Street in George Town on 26 August 2016.
The female victim was walking on the road when she was approached by a lone male who assaulted and robbed her. The case was heard in the juvenile court.