Fiji Time: 5:50 PM on Friday 19 January

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Police await pathologist's arrival

Salaseini Moceiwai
Thursday, August 28, 2014

THE post-mortem examination on a man who was discovered in a creek beside Subrail Park in Labasa early this week is yet to be conducted.

Divisional police commander northern SSP Naulumatua Lutunacaucau yesterday said they were waiting for a pathologist from Suva.

"Right now, the body is still at the hospital and we are waiting for the pathologist to come and carry out the examination," he said.

"Once the examination is conducted, we will then be able to ascertain the cause of death.

"But for now, that's all we can say about the incident."

It was earlier reported that stallholders at the Vodafone Festival of the Friendly North made the grisly discovery on Monday morning.

The stallholders said the man was lying on his side facing an empty boat.








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 0.62390.6049
JPY 56.369653.3696
GBP 0.36040.3524
EUR 0.41060.3986
NZD 0.69380.6608
AUD 0.63130.6063
USD 0.50390.4869

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 19th, January, 2018

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Patient info leaked
  2. Four miss out
  3. Men appear in court for separate cases
  4. Ministry looks into Kanailagi case
  5. Stench concern
  6. 624,404 voters
  7. A simple turn of the tap
  8. Ba files protest against Nadi
  9. 4-day water cut for West
  10. Blocked drain an eyesore, health issue

Top Stories this Week

  1. Trip turns tragic Thursday (18 Jan)
  2. Love will keep us together Sunday (14 Jan)
  3. $100 a day Sunday (14 Jan)
  4. Mela beats the odds Thursday (18 Jan)
  5. Capt William calls it a day after 45 years Sunday (14 Jan)
  6. Nadi man dies in crash Wednesday (17 Jan)
  7. National strike if no resolution, says FTUC Sunday (14 Jan)
  8. Teachers transfer policy Monday (15 Jan)
  9. Tube ride to school Thursday (18 Jan)
  10. Man attacks partner Monday (15 Jan)