Fiji Police: Teenagers death in a boarding school classified as suicide

FIJIAN Police have classified as suicide the death of an 18-year-old high school student whose body was found in the dormitory of the Tailevu school earlier this week.

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said the Year 13 student was a boarder at the school, and she was found by a caretaker after 2pm inside the girl’s dormitory bathroom on Tuesday.

“Investigators had gathered information whereby it is alleged the victim was dealing with personal issues, which may have led to the unfortunate incident,” Ms Naisoro said.

“After investigators are able to compile all necessary documents, the file will be sent for inquest,” she said.

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