Ac­cused on drug charge pleads not guilty

Fiji Sun - - Nation -

An ac­cused charged with pos­ses­sion of il­licit drugs has pleaded not guilty.

Inoke Siva ap­peared be­fore Suva High Court judge Jus­tice Salesi Temo yes­ter­day charged with one count of be­ing found in pos­ses­sion of il­licit drugs.

It is al­leged that on July 20, 2018, in Suva, with­out un­law­ful au­thor­ity, Siva was found in pos­ses­sion of il­licit drugs, namely mar­i­juana, weigh­ing 15 kilo­grams.

He has been fur­ther re­manded in cus­tody and the mat­ter ad­journed for pre-trial con­fer­ence be­fore Jus­tice Temo on Oc­to­ber 26.

ASHNA KU­MAR

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