Monday, 17 December 2007 4:19 PM

Police Arrest Man after Murder Investigation

Detectives of the Solomon Islands Police Force (SIPF) have arrested a Honiara man in his twenties in relation to the death of a man on Saturday night.

According to Police report, the man was found on the main road, opposite the SMI office at Town Ground.

Police believe the deceased died of head and back injuries he received after he was stabbed with a sharp instrument.

A number of witnesses have been interviewed and police are looking for a man who, they believe, can further assist their investigation.

The investigation continues and Police are interested in hearing from members of the public that may have information about the incident.