Alleged attacker in court

A MAN appeared in the Ba Magistrates Court yesterday for allegedly attacking a 49-year-old woman in Vatulaulau, Ba,with a crow bar last week.

Charged with one count of attempted murder, Venkat Raju, 60, was refused bail.

The case has been transferred to the High Court in Lautoka.

According to police, the accused is alleged to have entered the home of Roshni Lata Sharma in the early hours of October 19.

The victim is admitted at the Lautoka Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit.

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