Otis Pearson Well known transgender personality , Otis Pearson , popularly known as “Otisha” , on Friday appeared at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court to answer to a rape charge
The court heard that on December 24,2017 at Station Street Kitty , Pearson engaged in sexual activity with a child under the age of 16.
Pearson , who resides at Lot 61, Station Street, Kitty was not required to plead to the charge
The prosecution had to objection to bail under the condition that the defendant lodge his passport to the court and that he reports every Friday to the Brickdam Police Station
Bail was granted by Magistrate Leron Daly in the sum of $300,000. The matter was adjourned to July 19,2018 when it will be called before the Chief Magistrate
In March this year , Pearson was arrested after accusations were levelled against him as regards to him having sexual relations with underage boys
The police indicated that the Child Care and Protection Agency (CC&PA) was assisting with the probe and a file was compiled and sent to the DPP Chambers for legal advice
Reports are that back in February , the CC&PA closed its investigation into the alleged misconduct by Pearson, who was very vocal on social media and a television newscast that he “has a young for every day of the week.”