14 Jan 2020

Former teacher in Samoa faces indecent assault charges

4:16 pm on 14 January 2020

A former primary school teacher from Ti'avea is facing indecent assault charges related to four students in Samoa.

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The victims are from the age of 12 to 15 years.

The alleged offences occurred between 2017 and 2019.

The accused, Sola Alimanu, 69, is in police custody and will appear again on Monday for a hearing date to be set.