|Police attempt to arrest Taufiq Bulaga||| Print ||
Incident Type: Attempted Arrest
Date: May 8, 2006
Location: Lawanga neighborhood, Poso City
Actors: Police, Taufiq Bulaga, residents
Event: Police attempt to arrest Bulaga, suspected of many high profile crimes commited in Poso. As he is being handcuffed he asks for help, a crowd comes to the scene, causing the police to panic and flee. The angry crowd then burned the motorcycles. When police attempted to return to the neighborhood, residents stoned the police truck, causing the police to flee again.
Source: ICG Report 2007