|Accident causes angry mob||| Print ||
Incident Type: Police action, protests
Date: November 29, 2003
Location: So'e village and Tentena
Actors: Police, residents
Event: Two youth hit a police car and it rolled into the ditch. The police officer was angry and ordered members of Brimob (anti-riot mobile brigade) to chase them. Beny (26) of Tentena is shot in the arm, and then the youth fled to Tentena to tell their story. Local residents protest in front of the police station in Pamona Utara, throwing stones at patrol cars and the front window of the police station. One protestor is shot in the back.
Source: ICG Report 2004