“Otisha” likely to be arrested as CC&PA completes investigation

first_imgThe Child Care and Protection Agency (CC&PA) on Sunday closed its investigation into the alleged misconduct by Otis “Otisha” Pearson, a popular member of the transgender community, and he is likely to be arrested shortly.According to CC&PA’s Director, Ann Green, the Agency has gathered statements from a number of persons, including the young man in the middle of the controversy, and as such, it is expected to move ahead with the arrest of Pearson.The public became enraged when Pearson was heard in an interview reporting that “he has a little boy for every day of the week”.Otis “Otisha” PearsonHowever, after he was bashed on social media, the transgender personality quickly defended himself, explaining that the term “little boys” was taken out of context.He attempted to cover up his transgressions stating that the term is actually referring to persons above the legal age of consent and is also used when referring to his colleagues.The statement quickly became a serious matter when a photo of Pearson and a young man was leaked on social media site Facebook.Many users of the site were of the opinion that the young man was underage; the age of consent in Guyana being 16.Investigations revealed that the boy was indeed below the age of 16 and was being bullied after the photos were leaked.One newscast that visited the area where the young boy lives reported that Pearson was previously involved in a relationship with the boy’s older brother, but Pearson quickly started a relationship with the underage teen.He would reportedly purchase gadgets for the boy who is reportedly 15 years old and was seen with him on several occasions.As such, the CC&PA had announced that a formal investigation will follow and based on findings, the matter would be turned over to the Guyana Police Force.The entire fiasco began after Pearson was arrested and locked up for questioning in relation to the murder of Hemchand Dalchand whose body was discovered lying on the East Coast roadway in the vicinity of Cummings Lodge after a night out with friends.last_img