Thursday, 27 June 2019 | 15:21 WIB

Police Catch One Terrorist Who Managed to Flee after Attacking Riau Police HQ

One of terrorists who was killed in Riau Police HQ.

RIAU, NNC - Riau Police Chief Inspector General Nandang said that his side managed to catch one suspected terrorist who attacked Riau Police Headquarters on Wednesday (5/16/2018) this morning. The perpetrator had time to ride the car, but then escaped.

"The car was abandoned. The perpetrator fled," said Riau Police Chief Inspector General Nandang.

But shortly thereafter, the suspected terrorist was successfully arrested by dozens of fully armed police personnel while trying to escape by jumping over the fence after police have combed the location around Riau Police Headquarters.

Police then chased the suspected terrorist. The perpetrator also had time to jump over the fence of Riau Police HQ and fled to the residential area. The perpetrator has now been taken to Mobile Brigade Corps (Brimob) for questioning.