Man gets a suspended sentence for defilement
25 February, 2019, 12:30 pm
A 19-YEAR-OLD man has been sentenced to two years imprisonment suspended for three years by the Suva Magistrates Court today.
The man was charged with one count of defilement of a young person.
The alleged incident occurred between December, 2017 and January 2018 in Kadavu.
The court heard that the man and the victim, 15, were related and were in a boyfriend and girlfriend relationship .