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Tuesday 30 July 2019 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Crime

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Store employee fled flames, court told
- Fire burns in the ruins of the Raromart Mega Store, razed to the ground in July last year. 18070935

It was June 14, the night of the 2018 general election. Friendly Mart in Arorangi had closed at 10pm, and the workers had gone home to watch the election results roll in. But at around 11.15pm, sharp-eyed neighbours saw smoke billowing from the front and back doors of the building.

It was June 14, the night of the 2018 general election. Friendly Mart in Arorangi had closed at 10pm, and the workers had gone home to watch the election results roll in. But at around 11.15pm, sharp-eyed neighbours saw smoke billowing from the front and back doors of the building.


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