Death of three-yearold ‘sus­pi­cious’

Fiji Sun - - Nation -

Po­lice in­ves­ti­ga­tions are still un­der­way in re­la­tion to the death of a three-year-old girl who died last week. Po­lice spokesper­son Ana Naisoro con­firmed that the girl was ad­mit­ted at the Colo­nial War Me­mo­rial Hos­pi­tal last Satur­day.

She said ini­tial re­port showed the girl sus­tained in­juries from jump­ing from a couch. Ms Naisoro said the case was be­ing treated as a sus­pi­cious death. “Post mortem in­di­cated the vic­tim died due to se­ri­ous in­juries and what ac­tu­ally tran­spired or the cir­cum­stances sur­round­ing her death,” she said. “At this point we can con­firm that fam­ily mem­bers have been ques­tioned as in­ves­ti­ga­tions con­tinue.”

The al­leged in­ci­dent took place at Nas­ese in Suva. CHRIS­TINE NIKOLA Edited by Ru­si­ate Mataika

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