A Robber From Karangasem Arrested in Denpasar
The Opsnal Criminal Investigation Team of Kuta Police arrested the I Ketut Pakeh (18). The man from Tianyar, Kubu, Karangasem was targeting a mobile phone from Ukrainian tourist, Vasylyna Zhuk (23).
Kuta Criminal Investigation Unit Iptu I Putu Ika Prabawa revealed, the perpetrator carried out the action near the gas station on Jalan Raya Kuta, Sunday (19/1) around 20.30 pm.
The victim was riding with her friend and she took out a handphone from her bag to look at google maps. "The perpetrator driving NMAX immediately grabbed the victim's cellphone," explained Ika Prawaba.
The victim tried to catch up but lost track. The tourist who stayed in Canggu reported to the Kuta Sector Police about the incedent. After conducting an investigation, the perpetrator was arrested on Jalan Blambangan, Kuta, Wednesday (1/22) around 1:00 in the morning.
The man who stayed in kos at Jalan Mekar II Blok B number 22 Pemogan, South Denpasar admitted that he had snatched phones four times before - once in front of Jalan Kartika Plaza Kuta, twice on Jalan Raya Kuta, and once in front of the gas station on Jalan Raya Kuta.
The source: Indonesia Inside