Grandfather to be sentenced today
January 28, 2018 5:26 pm
A 65-year old grandfather found guilty of one count of sexual assault will be sentenced by the Suva High court today.
The man was charged with two counts of sexual assault and one count of rape.
Suva High court Judge Justice Vincent Perera found him guilty of one count of sexual assault and not guilty of another count of sexual assault and rape on Friday.
The man sexually assaulted his granddaughter between January 2012 and December 2014 in Nasinu.
The victim was seven-years-old at the time of the incident and was staying with her grandparents while her parents lived in Lautoka.
The man was remanded in custody.