Makassar – Udin (40) an online taxi driver claimed to have been intercepted by a group of motorized youths when he had just finished delivering passengers in the Bukit Baruga Antang area, Makassar City. The car that was driven by Udin was damaged by unknown people who were estimated to be four people.
“I am from Baruga Hill, I want to go home on Jalan Perintis. Suddenly I was told to stop. And the car key was taken by one person,” Udin said when met at the Manggala Police Headquarters in Makassar, Saturday (11/04/2018) night.
Udin revealed, initially only one person was seen by the perpetrator. But a number of fellow perpetrators were seen helping to destroy his car.
“At first there was only one person, but the people who saw (said) I was pursued by four people,” explained Udin.
The perpetrator intercepted Udin’s car as he passed between Jalan Toddopuli and Jalan Batua Raya. When Udin stopped because he was intercepted, the perpetrator immediately took the car key.
“One of the perpetrators directly damaged the front glass of the car. It was broken using stones.
Residents who saw it helped but the perpetrators immediately ran away, “he explained.
Police who received reports from residents went straight to the location of the destruction of the car. At present the perpetrators are being pursued by the Manggala Police Sector Police.