12 Apr 2012

Former Yazaki Samoa worker on trial for theft

7:10 pm on 12 April 2012

A former Yazaki Samoa payroll clerk is standing trial for stealing over 100,000 US dollars.

Sila Faiva Leilua face 42 charges of theft as a servant and falsifying accounts in Apia.

Mr Leilua, who denies the charges, was jointly charged with another former Yazaki employee who had admitted the same charges, and is now serving a four-year jail sentence.