PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti – A former Haitian sports activities minister accused of rape, sexual abuse and indecent publicity was repatriated to Haiti on Wednesday, authorities mentioned.
Evans Lescouflair was arrested in Puerto Rico on Saturday after which deported to the Dominican Republic earlier than arriving in Haiti, the Haitian Nationwide Police mentioned.
He’s accused of raping an 11-year-old pupil just a few a long time in the past when he was a trainer.
Lescouflair’s lawyer couldn’t be reached for remark.
The previous sports activities minister was scheduled to look in court docket in Could, however didn’t seem. Officers then issued an arrest warrant.