Popular Dancehall artiste, Capleton, whose given name is Clifton Bailey, of a Kingston, 10, address who is charged with rape and attempted rape, appears in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish court in Half Way Tree today.
Allegations are that about 11:30 in the morning on Sunday, April, 23, Capleton, lured a female hairdresser to a New Kingston Hotel to groom his hair.
It’s alleged that while they were at the hotel Capleton, forcibly had sexual intercourse with her.
The matter was reported to the Center for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse, CISOCA.
Following investigations, the artiste was arrested and charged on May, 11, after a question and answer interview in the presence of his attorney.