Man, 70, appears in court for alleged sexual assault of boy, 7
A 70-year-old man, who is alleged to have sexually assaulted a minor, appeared before Magistrate Mosese Naivalu at the Ba Magistrates Court yesterday. The man is charged with one count of sexual assault of a sevenyear-old boy in Navatu, Ba last Saturday.
The alleged incident took place in a rural settlement in Ba inside a cyclone donated tent. The matter was reported to the Police by the boy’s grandmother. Magistrate Naivalu ruled the accused to be further remanded because of the seriousness of the crime. The case will be recalled on May 16. Kathrin Krishna Edited by Filipe Naigulevu