Date for LFPI on man facing rape charge set


THE court has set a date for the Long Form Preliminary inquiry on the case against a man charged with one count of rape yesterday.

Prosecution told the court that defence has indicated a LFPI on the case and they are prepared and will be liaising with defence in regards to the witnesses they want to call during the hearing.

Prosecution and defence then set a date and agreed on September 17 and 18 for the LFPI.

The accused is facing one count of rape in regards to the incident occurred this year.

Deputy Chief Magistrate Ricky Iomea then adjourned the case to September 17 for the hearing.

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