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Mum Charged With Killing Baby To Be Sentenced May 19

A mother charged with killing her baby will be sentenced on May 19 by the High Court in Suva. Torika Kenona pleaded guilty to the charge of infanticide. The matter
01 Apr 2017 15:22
Mum Charged With Killing Baby To Be Sentenced May 19
Torika Kenona leaves the courthouse after appearing for infanticide at the Suva High court yesterday.Photo:Jone Luvenitoga

A mother charged with killing her baby will be sentenced on May 19 by the High Court in Suva.

Torika Kenona pleaded guilty to the charge of infanticide. The matter was called yesterday before Justice Salesi Temo.

Kenona on April 5, last year caused the death of her child who was under 12-months-old by blocking his nose after giving birth.

Her bail has been extended. The case has been adjourned to May 19, for sentencing.

Edited by Naisa Koroi

jessica.gounder@fijisun.com.fj

 



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