The victim alleged that she approached the young man to speak to him about their child. During the conversation, the defendant asked her to come to his home to collect some items for the child. She refused, but the defendant forced her to his house, which is in the area where they both live.
He dragged her to his room and asked her to kiss him. When she again refused him, he tried to force a kiss on her. When that did not work, she claimed that he stripped her of her underwear, removed his clothes as well, threw her on the bed and climbed on top of her. He then proceed to have forceful sexual intercourse with her while she fought him.
The victim left the house soon after the incident then called a friend and asked for help. The victim and friend proceeded to the police station where she made a report and was taken to Victoria Hospital. She was examined and a report was submitted to the police.
The young man is now on bail and will return to court at a date yet to be determined.