Suspended Police Officer in Court

A suspended Police Office accused of indecent assault appeared in the District Court on Tuesday.

Judge Talasa Lumepa Atoa presided. The prosecutor is Rexona Titi of the Attorney General’s Office while Leota Raymond Schuster represented the defendant.

Ms. Titi made an application to adjourn the matter for prosecution to finalize charges.

Judge Atoa granted the application. The matter was adjourned until 20 March 2018.

Tu’umatavai is facing three charges, which include assault, indecent assault and indecent act with intent to insult.

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