Po­lice probe Po­lice as­sault claim

Fiji Sun - - Nation -

An in­ves­ti­ga­tion is cur­rently un­der­way in­volv­ing a man who was al­legedly as­saulted by a Po­lice of­fi­cer. Po­lice spokesper­son Ana Naisoro said the man was ar­rested on Mon­day for an al­leged theft but was re­leased on Wed­nes­day af­ter un­der­go­ing med­i­cal treat­ment from the al­leged in­ci­dent. Ms Naisoro said the man al­leged the ar­rest­ing Po­lice of­fi­cer as­saulted him. She said the man has also lodged a com­plaint with the Po­lice. How­ever, Ms Naisoro said the ac­cused Po­lice of­fi­cer needed to be heard as well be­cause it could be an is­sue of re­sist­ing ar­rest.

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