A 39 year old man is in police custody following the death of his father-in-law this morning.
The incident occurred at around 1.30am in Nasinu where the suspect is alleged to have assaulted his wife and both in-laws in their home following a heated argument.
The police report states the alleged assault continued outside their home whereby the suspect assaulted both in-laws with foreign objects.
Neighbours who came to the assistance of the three victims conveyed them to the hospital where unfortunately the father-in-law was pronounced dead.
The other two victims remain admitted at the CWM Hospital as investigations continue.