Tatana trial

Father gives evidence in Tatana trial

The trial against five police officers who were at Tatana that day to investigate a previous murder, continued today before Deputy Chief Justice Sir Gibbs Salika.

The trials against Philip Pokop, Lawrence Sausau, Ian Gunawi, Mariah Jones and Jeffrey Sheekiot continued into day three today.

They were on duty investigating the murder of another man, the late Harold Farapo, when they allegedly shot one of the two main suspects in the murder,  the late Saleh Naime Tom, also known as Charlie Naime.

This morning the Councilor of Tatana-Araira gave evidence in court.