Justice Temo questioned the prosecutor how and why the evidence was destroyed.
The High Court may have to throw out a case involving what has been labelled as Fiji’s biggest marijuana haul from Navosa, central Viti Levu, because the evidence has been destroyed.
Justice Salesi Temo has ordered the prosecutor in the case to find the grounds on which Police destroyed the evidence and said if there was no evidence, then there was no case against the accused.
This was after the prosecutor from the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions Siteri Navia revealed the destruction of evidence in the Police evidence room.
Ms Navia told the court she was informed after the…