Infant killed in hit and run

By Pai Mulitalo Ale, 26 June 2016

An infant died last week as a result of a hit and run.

This was confirmed by the Police Media officer, Maotaoali’i Kaioneta Kitiona.


While he did not reveal where the incident happened, he said the deceased boy was two years old and he died where the incident happened.

Maotaoali’i said a man has been arrested and is remanded under police custody facing three charges.

The 44-year-old faces a charge of negligent driving causing death, being an unlicensed driver and driving an unlicensed vehicle. 

Maotaoali’i said the Police are continuing their investigation and there is a possibility the driver will face more charges.

By Pai Mulitalo Ale, 26 June 2016

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