Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Chief of National Police Pius Chotailug Dies Last Night

Palikir, Pohnpei (FSM Information Services): September 9, 2010 - Pius Chotailug, Chief of National Police, passed away shortly after 8:00PM on September 8, 2010, at Genesis Hospital in Pohnpei. A funeral ceremony is tentatively planned for Monday, September 13; details will follow as soon as additional information becomes available.

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FSM Office of the President
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Palikir Station, Pohnpei, FM 96941
Tel.: (691) 320-2548/2092
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