Judge acknowledges prevalence of street mugging; Jails man for three years

Penijamini Taleimaitoga, 22, was sentenced to three years today by the High Court in Suva for a charge of aggravated robbery. Picture: JESSICA SAVIKE

A 22-YEAR-old man who pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated robbery has been sentenced to three years imprisonment by the High Court in Suva. While sentencing Penijamini Taleimaitoga, High Court judge Justice Daniel Goundar said that street mugging had become too prevalent in this country. Taleimaitoga robbed a 50-year-old man on June 23, 2018, […]

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