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Party turns ugly

TIMOCI VULA
Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Update: 5:01PM A 25-YEAR-old farmer of a village in Kadavu has been arrested for allegedly stabbing to death another farmer in a drinking party that turned ugly at the village this morning.

Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said the villager of Natumua was together in a drinking party with the deceased, a Waimoso villager.

Both were drinking together and were allegedly involved in a fight when the suspect got hold of a kitchen knife and stabbed the victim on the chest, she said in a police report a few hours ago.

She said the deceased's body is now at the Vunisea Hospital, and investigations will now continue.