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Former Cop Jailed For Robbing Chinese National

The victim, Jin Chao, is a Chinese national who arrived in Fiji just a few months before the incident and was residing in Nadi on a three-year visa.
08 Dec 2022 10:34
Former Cop Jailed For Robbing Chinese National
Karim Begg (handcuffed right) and Ronil Chand (handcuffed left) outside the High Court in Suva after their sentence on December 6, 2022. Photo: Ashna Kumar

Your conduct brings the whole Fiji Police Force into disrepute and makes it difficult for honest officers to perform their functions.

These were the words of High Court Judge Justice Gihan Kulatunga while sentencing two former Police officers to four years imprisonment for robbing a Chinese national in an isolated and lonely location in Sigatoka.

Karim Begg, 46, and Ronil Ravinesh Chand, 32, have been convicted for aggravated robbery.

The victim, Jin Chao, is a Chinese national who arrived in Fiji just a few months before the incident and was residing in Nadi on a three-year visa.

 

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Story by: ashna.kumar@fijisun.com.fj



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