Trinidad Express / A VENEZUELAN woman trying to escape torrential showers last week was raped by a man posing as a taxi driver in Chaguanas.
The 32 year old victim got into the taxi along the Solomon Hochoy Highway.
At around midday the victim was sheltering under the Chaguanas flyover when got into a taxi to take her to Edinburgh 500.
The driver instead took her to an unknown location where he sexually assaulted her.
The assailant left her and sped off in his vehicle.
The victim made her way to the Chaguanas Police Station.
With the assistance of an interpreter officers took the victim’s report.
Police have also obtained a medical report.
WPC Joseph is continuing investigations.