Jayapura, 1/3 (Jubi) – The shooting victim in the gunfire incident between the army and the armed civilian group in Wineri Village, Mulia Sub-district, Puncak Mulia, Agustina Gire Telenggen is still in the intensive care at the Mulia Hospital until today (Saturday, 1/3).
“The woman was at the farming when the bullet hit her calf,” the Chief Village of Muara Mulia Sub-district told Jubi by phone on Saturday (1/3). Then she has been evacuated to the hospital.
According to Samianto, the gunfire has been occurred around 10:00 or 11:00 Papua time on Friday morning (28/2) near the Army Station in Wineri Village, Mulia Sub-district. At that time, about 100 members of Zipur and Yonif have been working to clean the location before they were suddenly attacked.
Head Division of Public Relation of the Government of Puncak Jaya Regency, Akbar confirmed about the shooting victim to tabloidjubi.com by phone on Saturday (1/3). He said the local government would pay the hospital cost for Agustina Telenggen. The government is ready to bear the entire cost if she needs a treatment in other region.
Meanwhile, the Commander of Regional Military Cenderawasih, Major General Christian Zebua acknowledged he has not received the report about the victim. While the Commander of Regional Military 1714 Puncak Jaya, Lieutenant Colonel Infantry A. Arisman said there is no victim in the shooting incident. “No victim. The Chief Village is currently in Medan,” he said on Saturday (1/3). (Jubi/Indrayadi TH/rom)