25 April 2012
Police Commissioner denies rumors about gun shots in Dili
Timor Post, April 19, 2012 language source: Tetun - The Timorese Police Commander Commissioner of Police Longuinhos Monteiro has denied the recent rumours that there were gun shots in the Capital of Dili at night.
Monteiro made the statements recently in a press conference held at the HQ of PNTL in Caicoli, Dili regarding the rumors about gun shots.
He said that there were no gun shots and the sound heard as gun shots were the sounds of exhaust pipes of motorbikes.
He also said that the National Police was cooperating with the Timorese Defense Force (F-FDTL) to control the security situation to prevent conflict.