Grandfather on rape trial to know fate today

A GRANDFATHER who allegedly raped his 10-year-old granddaughter will know his fate today when High Court judge Justice Riyaz Hamza delivers his judgement.

Yesterday, the three assessors in the trial returned with unanimously guilty opinions after their deliberations.

The 47-year-old man is charged with two counts of rape and an alternative count of sexual assault.

The alleged incident took place in Suva in February 2016.

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