Senior Sergeant Sione Melefata, Sergeant Liliolelagi Lafi Matautia and Constable Ruti Solomona are facing different criminal charges.
Senior Sergeant Melefata, through his lawyer Rosella Viane Papali’i, pleaded not guilty to five charges against him. The charges include two counts of adultery, being armed with a dangerous weapon, possession of an unlawful weapon and assault.
Judge Tuatagaloa scheduled the hearing to begin on 12 August 2015.
In the meantime, the Court ordered that the defendant is not to make contact with any of the police witnesses.