Two front court for involvement in alleged taxi permit scam

A 34 year old man and a 16 year old will be produced at the Nasinu Magistrates Court today charged with obtaining financial advantage by deception for their alleged involvement in a taxi permit scam.
The two are alleged to have arranged to provide a taxi permit to a man for the sum of $2,600.
They had arranged to meet in Valelevu however prior to that police were alerted of the meeting by the victim.
Officers from Valelevu arrested the two earlier this week.