by Linda Straker
- Male SGU student charged with defilement of a female
- Scheduled to graduate at upcoming ceremony
A male student at St George’s University (SGU) has found himself behind bars for committing sexual crimes against a female minor between the ages of 13 and 16.
Joshua Okoronkwo, a 23-year-old Nigerian who lives within 3 miles of the university is charged with defilement of a female and having sexual intercourse. He appeared in court last Thursday and was remanded until 24 July when preliminary investigations are expected to commence.
According to a report, he was close to concluding his studies and scheduled to be a graduate at an upcoming ceremony.