PNGDF investigations into NY rampage underway

PNG Defence Force has started its proper investigations into the New Year rampage and assault.

Two officers were already brought into the police station for questioning yesterday.

PNG Defence Force Chief of Staff, Colonel Ray Numa, says four other soldiers involved in the Boroko Police Station assault will be brought in for questioning as well.

Colonel Numa says as per the PNGDF Commander, they have initiated a proper investigation into each of the soldiers alleged to have been involved in the Boroko Police Station New Year’s assault.

He says while the police carries out its criminal investigation, the force will see if the soldiers have breached the Code of Military Discipline.

(File picture of one of the soldiers who is allegedly involved)

Annette Kora