Fiji Time: 7:48 PM on Saturday 25 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Fiji sex maniac caught in bed

Friday, August 01, 2008

A CONVICTED violent sex attacker originally from Fiji has been caught after a day on the run in New Zealand.

Sumit Narayan escaped from Tongariro's minimum security Rangipo Prison, near Turangi, in the central North Island.

Inspector Earle McIntosh told the New Zealand Herald Narayan told a Turangi man that they had been rafting but had lost their friends.

Mr McIntosh said police surrounded the house before finding Narayan and a convicted murderer, whom he escaped with, in bed. He said they were arrested without incident.

Both appeared in the Taupo District Court yesterday, charged with escaping from custody.

Corrections staff noticed the pair missing on Wednesday and police warned the public not to approach the pair.

Narayan was convicted of aggravated robbery and unlawful sexual connection in 2002 after committing a series of brutal and degrading acts on a prostitute.

On November 12, 2000, he robbed one sex worker he had lured into his car on the pretext of giving him oral sex.

Later the same evening he picked up another woman and also robbed her. When she escaped from his car, he pulled her back by her hair at knifepoint.

He forced her to give him oral sex and performed various acts on her, including defecating on her face and sodomising her.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Siblings in shock
  2. Farewell Duke
  3. Koroi ready to help Fijian scrum during Europe tour
  4. In the dark
  5. Forum lifts Fiji ban
  6. Taskforce rakes in $500k in rent arrears
  7. Group of companies hold inaugural Pinktober celebrations
  8. Separating fact from myth
  9. Inglis salutes new Kangaroos X-factor
  10. Relief for farmers

Top Stories this Week

  1. Death shocks family Monday (20 Oct)
  2. Inside Fiji sevens Tuesday (21 Oct)
  3. Budget overspent Wednesday (22 Oct)
  4. Public access Tuesday (21 Oct)
  5. Kepa's not weak Friday (24 Oct)
  6. Full pay while on leave Friday (24 Oct)
  7. Forgery suspect still in remand Tuesday (21 Oct)
  8. $20m in excess Wednesday (22 Oct)
  9. Ryan's fight to help 7s Friday (24 Oct)
  10. $11.9m in arrears Wednesday (22 Oct)