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Two police officers involved in death of 26yr-old Josua Lalauvaki have been charged

Two police officers involved in death of 26yr-old Josua Lalauvaki have been charged

By Faria Begum
Thursday 15/11/2018

The two police officers who were involved in the death of 26-year-old Josua Lalauvaki have been charged.

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Christopher Pryde has sanctioned charges against the two officers for allegedly murdering Josua Lalauvaki following an altercation outside a Suva nightclub on 2nd of September this year.

Lalauvaki died at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital on 11th  of last month as a result of injuries he sustained following the alleged police assault.

Police Officers Kelepi Duri Tau-tau-macala Kolinisau and Selema Tiko-ena-bure-vere have been charged with murder and will be produced at the Suva Magistrates Court tomorrow.

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