18 April 2010
Viqueque District Police: Four suspects involved in assault case Radio Timor-Leste, April 1, 2010 language source: Tetun - Viqueque District Police has investigated four people who were believed to have engaged in the recent assault and theft of goods in Matahoi village of Vatulari sub-district, Viqueque.
Viqueque District Police Commander, Superintendent Justinho Menezes, has confirmed that the illegal group brought spears, machetes and knives with them and assaulted three teachers and seized their goods.
“The Group has assaulted three teachers composed of two men and one woman where the three teachers’ goods were seized by the illegal group by force,” Menezes said.
The four detainees been handed over to Baucau District court by the police to be processed legally.