By EARYEL BOWLEG
Tribune Staff Reporter
POLICE are investigating allegations that a nurse sexually assaulted a 43-year-old American woman on a cruise ship.
A 34-year-old suspect has been arrested.
Police said the female passenger from Cleveland, Ohio, was allegedly assaulted on Tuesday while on board a cruise ship. The woman visited the infirmary for medical attention.
“It was during this time that she was administered a dosage of medication by a male nurse, who allegedly sexually assaulted her moments later,” police said.
Police press liaison Chief Superintendent Chrislyn Skippings confirmed to reporters that the suspect is not a Bahamian and was an employee.