Justice Mata Keli Tuatagaloa

Samoan man jailed for 25 years over sex offences against daughter

The 39-year-old was convicted on charges of rape, incest, indecent assault and unlawful sexual connection.

The police said the defendant's other daughter reported the attack to other family members, who then told the police.

In passing sentence, Justice Mata Keli Tuatagaloa noted the increasing number of sexual violations against the country's young women.