Four men jailed for manslaughter
27 April, 2018, 5:00 pm
THE High Court in Suva today sentenced four men convicted of manslaughter.
Alipate Naimoso was sentenced to 12 months imprisonment and his term of imprisonment has been suspended for a period of three years.
Saimoni Tucila(SNR) was sentenced to eight years imprisonment with a non-parole period of five years.
His two sons Saimoni Tucila(Jnr) and Epeli Tucila were both sentenced to five years and nine months imprisonment with a non-parole period of three years and nine months.
While delivering their sentence,High Court judge Justice Riyaz Hamza the CCTV footage showed that the deceased was helpless as he was assaulted by four men.