ISIS Sympathizer Stages Knife Attack in Tangerang

Ilham wibowo    •    20 Oktober 2016 12:49 WIB
ISIS Sympathizer Stages Knife Attack in Tangerang
SA is a local Tangerang resident (Photo: doc), Jakarta: An ISIS sympathizer staged a knife attack at a police station in Tangerang this morning (10/20).

Police identified the perpetrator as a man with the initials SA (22). He is a local Tangerang resident.

Jakarta Metro Police spokesman Sr. Comr. Awi Setiyono said the incident happened at 7 AM. SA put ISIS sticker at the police station before he started the attack.

Three police officers were wounded in the incident. One of them is Tangerang Police head Comr. Effendi.

"They were immediately brought to the hospital," Awi told on Thursday (10/20)

Police confiscated one knife, one machete, two pipe bombs, one bag and one ISIS sticker.