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Lautoka Man On Murder Charge

The Office of the Director of the Public Prosecutions has formally charged a man with allegedly murdering his wife. Mohammed Yasin appeared at the High Court in Lautoka on Wednesday.
15 May 2015 08:24
Lautoka Man On Murder Charge

The Office of the Director of the Public Prosecutions has formally charged a man with allegedly murdering his wife.

Mohammed Yasin appeared at the High Court in Lautoka on Wednesday.

The 54-year-old taxi driver of Suva allegedly murdered his wife, Maimun Nisha, late last year.

He allegedly stabbed his 47-year-old wife on the chest and neck in Wailailai, Ba, last November.

The particulars of the charge were read out to him in court and he pleaded not guilty.

The matter has been adjourned for pre-trial conference on May 26.

He has been remanded in custody pending a bail application.

The office of the DPP said they would be filing a bail objection during the scheduled bail hearing on May 19.

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