Alleged Tongatapu burglar steals funeral mats while family mourn loss of father

'Oku pehē na'e hū atu ha tangata kaiha'a 'o kaiha'asi ha ngaahi fala mo ha takainga kie mei ha putu 'i Mataika lolotonga 'oku tengihia 'e he fāmili 'o e 'api' ni e mole 'enau tamai'. Na'e lolotonga 'i fale 'a e fāmili' ni mo hanau kāinga ko e teuteu fale ki he 'ā'aho 'o e me'afaka'eiki' ni kae ma'u faingamālie 'a e kaiha'a ta'e'ofa' ni ia 'i he koloa ne tuku 'i tu'a'. Kuo 'osi 'ave ha lāunga ki he kau polisi'.

A preparation for a funeral wake was burgled while a family mourned the loss of their father in Mataika, Tongatapu on Friday night. The family were alerted about the burglary while they were preparing a property for the funeral’s wake. Mats, rolls of kie and ngatus were left outside while the family were inside a…


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