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March 30, 2023, 2:49 pm
Fiji News

CID investigates the death of a man serving time at Korovou Corrections Centre

Story By: FIJI TV Team

The Criminal Investigations Department is investigating the death of a man who was allegedly assaulted whilst serving time at the Korovou Corrections Centre.

The Chief of Intelligence, Investigations and Prosecutions Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Sakeo Raikaci said the victim was admitted at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital on the 23rd of March after he was allegedly assaulted by Corrections Officers.

ACP Raikaci said the victim passed away a few days later, and the matter was reported earlier this week.

He said a team from CID is investigating the case.