Murder suspect yet to face court


THE 18-year-old male arrested for the suspicious death of a man from Fulikaomae village found beneath Fiu bridge in Central Kwara’ae is yet to appear before court.

Provincial Police Commander (PPC) Malaita Province, Superintendent Leslie Kili confirmed to SunAuki saying the suspect is still remand in police custody in Auki.

He said initially 11 suspects were brought for questioning and a 18 -year-old person from Kilusakwalo village near Fiu River was arrested and remanded.

Kili said Auki police have so far spoken with a number of witnesses and also they key witness.

He said the suspect is still in his 14-day remand, adding the prosecution is likely to apply for another 14-day to allow for further investigation.

Kili also confirmed that parties related to the incident have recently reconciled at the Auki police station to calm down the situation.

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