North police await DPP decision on boating accident

Police wait on DPP discretion on a Labasa boating accident. Picture: FT File

POLICE are still waiting on the discretion of the Office of the Director Public Prosecutions discretion with regards to a boating accident on the Labasa River which involves a teenager.

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said police investigations have focussed on the actual circumstances surrounding the death of another man who was travelling in the other vessel.

“The DPP’s office will have the final say on whether any charges are to be laida nd the next investigative procedures,” said Ms Naisoro.