The perpetrator with the initials HN (20) was detained by the Jayapura Police Criminal Investigation Unit and the Keerom Police Team in Kwimi Village, Arso District, Keerom Regency , Wednesday (15/12/2021).
Head of Criminal Investigation Unit of the Keerom Police, Iptu Rendy Zethdan Pellokila, confirmed the arrest of HN. He was arrested after a report came in regarding the act of the perpetrator being drunk and causing trouble.
“The joint team arrested HN who was under the influence of alcohol. He managed to escape, but the officers fired warning shots, so the perpetrator gave up,” said Iptu Rendy in Sentani City, Jayapura Regency, Papua, Wednesday.
According to him, HN has been a fugitive for the last three years after escaping from prison. He often lives on the move and hides around residential areas.
During his time as a fugitive, HN often committed criminal acts, ranging from stealing, robbing to distributing drugs. However, this last action was prevented by officers.
Source : https://papua.inews.id/berita/tahanan-narkoba-kabur-dari-lapas-ditangkap-3-tahun-berkeliaran-jadi-pencuri