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Trial of Werelagi who is charged with domestic trafficking in children will be held in November

Trial of Werelagi who is charged with domestic trafficking in children will be held in November

By Naveel Krishant
Thursday 23/05/2019
Josevata Werelagi

The trial Josevata Werelagi who is charged with 3 counts of domestic trafficking in children and one count of aggravated sexual servitude will be held from the 25th of November this year.

It is alleged that between 18th to 22nd July 2015, he threatened or forced a 15-year-old girl to enter into or remain in sexual servitude.

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It is also alleged that between 18th to 20th July 2015, he facilitated the transportation of a 15-year-old girl from Nausori to Rewa Street in Suva, with the intent that the girl will be used to provide sexual services.

He had earlier pleaded not guilty to all charges.

The case has been adjourned till the 24th of June.

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