Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 2 years
Badge # Not available
Weapon: Blunt object; Pipe
Offender: Sentenced to 20 years
Patrolman Fasiolepia Ta'Ase was killed after being attacked by a man with a metal pipe. He was responding to a fight at a local nightclub at 1:00 am when the incident occurred. Members of the American Samoa Department of Public Safety are unarmed.
The suspect was apprehended and sentenced to 20 years.
Patrolman Ta'Ase had served with the Department of Public Safety for two years.