Reggae and Dancehall entertainer Capleton is to appear in court this morning, Monday, May 14 on a charge of rape.
Capleton, whose given name is Clifton Bailey, was arrested and charged Friday, May 11, by detectives assigned to the Centre for Investigation Sexual Offence and Child Abuse (CISOCA).
Police say that on Saturday April 28, Capleton hired a hairdresser to groom his hair in a hotel in New Kingston. It is reported that while they were at the hotel, Capleton forcibly had sexual intercourse with the hairdresser.
Police investigations led to the arrest and charge of Capleton.
His attorney will make a bail application this morning on his behalf.