12 Apr 2010

Fiji man faces court for impersonating soldier

6:40 am on 12 April 2010

Fiji police are expected to lay charges on a man from Taveuni for allegedly impersonating a soldier.

The website Fijivillage says the alleged incident took place during the rehabilitation efforts in Taveuni following cyclone Tomas.

The man is in custody and is expected to appear in court today.

The military is investigating how the man got hold of the uniform.

Police say they believe it was stolen in Suva.