2 men arrested in Legian cop stabbing, 3 remain at large
Two males have been detained in reference to the stabbing of a police officer in Legian over the weekend, the authorities confirmed yesterday.
As beforehand reported, JS, 37, was stabbed in entrance of a nightclub in Kuta within the early hours of Jan. 9 after defending his feminine good friend from an alleged harasser.
Bali Police spokesman Stefanus Satake Bayu Setianto mentioned that two males have been arrested on Tuesday for alleged involvement within the stabbing whereas three others remained at massive.
CCTV footage, Stefanus added, confirmed that 5 individuals have been ganging up on JS. They have been seen utilizing shattered glass bottles to assault him at round 3:30am on Legian road.
“The weapon was used to inflict wounds on his again. In whole, [he suffered] two wounds on his head and three on his again,” he mentioned.
JS was hospitalized and there’s no latest replace on his situation.
Stefanus added that one of many perpetrators was injured within the altercation and is at present receiving remedy on the hospital.