Mother charged over baby’s death

Fiji Sun - - Nation -

The Di­rec­tor of Pub­lic Prose­cu­tions, Christo­pher Pryde, has sanc­tioned charges against a 19-year-old mother for the death of her baby in July last year.

Alesi Keretu of Varielobo Vil­lage, Navosa, is charged with one count of manslaugh­ter aris­ing from breach of du­ties con­trary to sec­tion 240 and 241 (2) of the Crimes De­cree 2009 and one count of fail­ing to reg­is­ter a death con­trary to sec­tions 11 and 30 of the Births, Deaths and Mar­riages Reg­is­tra­tion Act.

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