National Police: Cases of Murdered Children in South Sulawesi Could Have Ties to Organ Trade

- 25 January 2023 16:12 WIB
Divisi Humas Polri, Brigjen Pol Ahmad Ramadhan (Fajar/PMJNews)
Divisi Humas Polri, Brigjen Pol Ahmad Ramadhan (Fajar/PMJNews)

JAKARTADAILY.IDSouth Sulawesi has been witness to some heinous crimes lately, namely the kidnapping and murder of a 14-year-old child which is currently being investigated by the police.

The police are currently investigating the statements of two teenagers from South Sulawesi with the initials AD, age 17, and AMF, age 14, who are the suspects in the murder of an 11-year-old boy with the initials MFD.

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"For the incident of the two children, we received information from Makassar, initially saw content on social media, then committed the crime of murder and is currently in the process," said Karo Penmas, Public Relations Division of the National Police, Brigadier General Ahmad Ramadhan, to reporters, as reported by PMJ News Tuesday, January 10, 2023.

Ramadhan further said that the police were still investigating the alleged sale of organs based on information from the two perpetrators.  

“Whether this process will be carried out, in relation to the alleged sale of organs. According to temporary allegations, he committed the murder, then lost contact so the body was disposed of," he explained.

Previously it was reported that a teenager with the initials MFD alias Dewa (14) became a kidnapping victim.

He was found dead in the Nipa-nipa Reservoir, Moncong Loe District, Maros Regency, South Sulawesi.

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Editor: Suksmajati Kumara


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