August 13, 2016 12:50 pm

Bail extended for police and military accused in sexual assault case

Five men charged with sexual assault appeared at the Navua Magistrates Court on Wednesday Sanita Laqenasici, Jona Davonu, Semesi Naduka, Filimone Catimaibulu and Pita Matairavula appeared before Magistrate Charles Ratakele. The court heard that the five are alleged to have sexually assaulted Iowane Benedito on November 2012 and the matter was for a Pre-Trial Conference. The State Prosecutor was […]

Five men charged with sexual assault appeared at the Navua Magistrates Court on Wednesday

Sanita Laqenasici, Jona Davonu, Semesi Naduka, Filimone Catimaibulu and Pita Matairavula appeared before Magistrate Charles Ratakele.

The court heard that the five are alleged to have sexually assaulted Iowane Benedito on November 2012 and the matter was for a Pre-Trial Conference.

The State Prosecutor was given time to serve additional disclosures by 16th August 2016.

Magistrate Ratakele adjourned the matter to the 7th of September for mention.

Bail has been extended to all accused persons.