Late Rebecca Dugul was from Jilim Village in Madang's Rai Coast District.
She had been buying donuts for breakfast when she was killed. 29-year-old Ismael Mablie, from Enga Province, was charged in connection with her death.
Madang Provincial Police Commander Acting Superintendent Mazuc Rubiang said that following a full investigation into the matter, Mablie was charged yesterday (Sunday 29, 2022), with willful murder.
The PPC added that others who were with Mablie, will also be charged once witness statements are completed.