Attack on Indonesia's police claims lives of 4

Last Updated: May 16 2018 17:51

Indonesian police shot dead 4 sword-wielding men who attacked a police headquarters in Sumatra. The attack on police claimed the life of one officer.

National police spokesman Setyo Wasisto said that the men attacked officers on Wednesday after driving a minivan into Riau province’s police headquarters.

He says a 5th man, who drove the vehicle, was arrested. One officer, who was hit by the minivan, died and two were wounded.