Fiji Time: 8:08 AM on Friday 9 December

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

'Enemies' in court

Shalveen Chand
Saturday, February 08, 2014

TWO men alleged to have been involved in a burglary involving a million dollar watch asked the High Court in Suva to be tried separately yesterday.

Luke Kata and Aminisai Danford told the court they didn't want to be tried together.

The two are charged with aggravated burglary which allegedly involved the theft of $45,000 and a watch valued at a million dollars.

Mr Danford told the court that there were other accused in this case who implicated him.

Justice Salesi Temo told the court that this happened in criminal cases.

He said things would start with everybody being friends but when people came before the court they become enemies.

The accused persons in this case were reminded that once before the court everybody fended for themselves.

The state prosecution also made an application to consolidate the cases of the other accused persons.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64300.6240
JPY 55.881552.8815
GBP 0.38330.3753
EUR 0.45090.4389
NZD 0.68530.6523
AUD 0.65230.6273
USD 0.48750.4705

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 8th December, 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. 'We'll miss him'
  2. Gates not happy with system
  3. NFP: Stop wilful removals
  4. Quest for justice
  5. Firefighters rescue four in town blaze
  6. Sevens plot
  7. Blue boats a serious concern
  8. Student likes concept put in place for learning
  9. Miss Fiji lives her dream
  10. Men move into nursing

Top Stories this Week

  1. Superstition or fact Sunday (04 Dec)
  2. Shes Dunn it again! Friday (02 Dec)
  3. Call to be prepared for cyclone season Friday (02 Dec)
  4. Black magic claim Saturday (03 Dec)
  5. Doctors reveal, heavy grog swipers require more drugs for surgery Saturday (03 Dec)
  6. Fiji mum, baby kept in cell Wednesday (07 Dec)
  7. Fatal torture Wednesday (07 Dec)
  8. Salary review plan for teachers, says Reddy Monday (05 Dec)
  9. Year 10 results out, 45pc pass Wednesday (07 Dec)
  10. Fiji's Year 10 results out Tuesday (06 Dec)