Crime & Court

Bail For An Alleged Rapist Extended

The court heard that the accused would be giving evidence during the trial.
31 Aug 2020 09:15
Bail For An Alleged Rapist Extended

A 33-year-old man, who is facing rape charges, will have his trial from November 17 to November 19.

The accused appeared before Justice Salesi Temo at the High Court in Suva on Friday, August 28.

It is alleged that the accused raped his cousin, 39, on February 12, 2019, at Wainibuka. The incident allegedly happened when the complainant went to the river to do her laundry.

The court heard that the accused would be giving evidence during the trial.

Bail for the accused was extended.

Edited by Selita Bolanavanua

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