Kolofo’ou man arrested for murder

Police have arrested a 25-year-old man from Kolofo’ou in relation to the death of a 24-year-old man from Pelehake on Saturday 11.

The suspect is in Police custody to appear in court on July 21, Tongan Police said.

While investigation was ongoing no further details released.




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