alleged murder

Student arrested for Murder

Madang Provincial Police Commander Acting Superintendent Mazuc Rubiang said, police investigations revealed that the deceased, was suspected of practicing sorcery. His body is now at the Modilon hospital morgue.

The PPC said the 23-year-old student was apprehended at the Madang boat stop by police. He was trying to travel to Saidor when police caught up with him. He is being detained at the Jomba Police Station.

Father And Sons Arrested For Murder

East New Britain Provincial Police Commander Chief Inspector Joseph Tabali said the deceased was attacked by his wife’s father and brothers because he had apparently been physically violent with his wife.

Alleged killer cop charged with wilful murder

NCD/Central Divisional Commander Anthony Wagambie jnr issued a statement over the weekend, to say that the suspect was arrested on March 30th 2021, four days after the incident occurred.

The deceased, identified as Billy Iru of Ginigolo and Tauruba, was shot at the Gaire market along the Magi Highway.

Iru was at the market selling mustard, when he was killed.

Wagambie jnr said when police use force, it must only be proportionate to the amount of threat.

He said the shooting incident should never have happened, if there was no reasonable cause.