Pathologist Crystal Garae conducted an autopsy on a 20-year-old girl on Ambrym last weekend.

According to the Police Media Desk, this was the first ever autopsy to be done on another island, apart from Efate. The post-mortem was conducted with assistance from three police officers and a technician.

Police in the capital attended an incident on Fanrereu village which cost the life of the young girl.

A suspect in relation to the girl’s death has been arrested and awaiting his hearing before the court.

Investigations into this incident are ongoing.