Jayapura, 17/3 (Jubi) – Indonesian security forces have arrested members of an armed civilian group during a gunfight that killed one person in Mulia district, Puncak Jaya Regency on Thursday (13/3).
Papua police chief Inspector General Tito Kanarvian told reporters in Jayapura on Monday (17/3) that gunmen fired shots at soldiers and police conducting a joint patrol in Mulia.
One attacker was killed and two others injured in the firefight.
“The other suspects were being detained at the Papua Police Headquarters for further questioning,” Tito said. (Jubi/Indrayadi TH)