11 Jan 2017

Third man charged over Fiji bullet find

7:18 am on 11 January 2017

A third man has been charged in relation to a cache of bullets found at a marina in Fiji.

Fiji media reports Vijay Singh of Lautoka appeared in the Lautoka Magistrates Court on Tuesday afternoon.

He has been charged with being in possession of arms and ammunition without a license.

Fiji Village reports it's alleged his T-shirt was found in a bag with the bullets.

Mr Singh, a mechanic, has been remanded in custody.

Two other men, pharmacy owner Aiyaz Mohammed Mussa Umarji and his manager, Naushad Ali, were already remanded in custody on the same charges.

All three are due to appear in court again on 23 January.

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