Accused rapists claims relationship existed
5 April, 2018, 12:14 am
Update: 12:14PM THE man on trial for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl at Suva Point in February 2016 told the High Court today that he had been in a sexual relationship with the complainant.
The taxi driver testified before Justice Salesi Temo who ordered him to answer honestly or risk being tagged an evasive witness.
The 34-year-old accused person stated that he gave the complainant a mobile phone worth $120.
He claimed the complainant had asked him to buy her a mobile phone so that she could call him.
The man is charged with one count of rape.