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Man charged for Sigatoka farmer's death

Friday, December 01, 2017

Update: 12:06PM FIJI Police have charged a 37-year-old man with murder in relation to the death of a farmer in Bilalevu, Sigatoka.

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro confirmed this in a statement today.

She said the man would ve produced before the Sigatoka Magistrates Court later today.

In its initial report, Police had said the deceased was a 35-year-old farmer who was allegedly hacked and died upon arrival in hospital.

The suspect has been in Police custody since Wednesday.

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