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FOUR men have been arrested and charged in relation to the armed robbery and shooting that took place outside the Westpac Bank of Tonga branch at the Si’i Kae Ola shopping centre on May 26.
IN A daylight robbery, three armed men ambushed a business cashier and shot her driver outside the commercial branch of the Westpac Bank of Tonga on Monday, May 26, snatching $3,000 cash.
NAULALA ‘Eli (64) has been identified as the shooter who killed himself at Ha’ateiho, after shooting and wounding his wife and a young man on the morning of Sunday April 6, in a drunken rage.
A NEW Zealander will be Tonga’s new Police Commander, the Ministry of Police, Prisons and Fire Services announced on April 2, stating they had not found a suitable local candidate.
THE body of a ship’s engineer, Vai Vuetibula Pogiono (24), from Ono i Lau, Fiji, has been identified after being found washed up on the western foreshore of Queen Salote Wharf on Saturday morning, February 9.
THE body of an unidentified man was found washed up on the western foreshore of Queen Salote Wharf on Saturday morning, February 9.
SEFANAIA Palelei of Halaleva has been identified as the shooter in the killing of Nuku’alofa businesswoman Mosimani Helu (50) at her home in Kolofo’ou yesterday, January 21.
Palelei killed himself with the same gun, thought by witnesses to be a .22 rifle.