Man found dead on road

The Police are investigating the death of a man who was found dead on the road with serious head injuries on Sunday morning. 

Police Spokesperson, Su’a Muliaga Tiumalu, confirmed the death yesterday.

He identified the deceased man, a 22-year-old male from Lepale Fasitoo Uta.

According to Su’a, the man was found by a woman who was driving past and spotted the man on the road on Sunday morning.

The woman from Lotofaga Safata contacted the Faleolo Police outpost.

“The Police responded to the call immediately and they found that the man was dead. He had a serious head injury.”

The result of a post mortem has not yet become available.

In the meantime, a 27-year-old man is in custody, charged with murder.

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