BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO
A couple are in custody over alleged sexual abusing of children in the Reef island, Temotu province.
The wife has been allowed to remain at home and babysit their child while waiting for the court hearing.
Provincial Police Commander (PPC) for Lata police Mr Frank Menasa told Island Sun yesterday that investigations are underway.
“The accused was alleged sexually abusing children since last year and continue on this year and investigation on this case is still underway at this time.”
He said the victims include males and females in the communities allegedly prowled by the accused.
“And the charges will be determined if the accused are found guilty,” said Menasa.