Man with Betikama arson charge to appear in court


AN accused man who was faced with one count of arson will appear again in court today.

This is the case against Lonsdale Ale who was charged for burning a house in the Betikama area early this year.

The accused has denied the charge on a previous occasion when he was asked by the court whether he did commit the offence.

The prosecution alleged that the accused did burn a house in Betikama area early this year.

Police alleged that the man had burnt a house belonging to a couple who lived at the Betikama area East of Honiara.

The case was reported to the police in which the accused was arrested and placed in custody for the alleged offence.

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