The video shows a suspect attempting to take the contents of a bag off a motorcycle. The perpetrator opened the pocket of the biker’s bag.
The video caption narrates the event taking place nearby Pulogadung-Terminal, East Jakarta, Monday (1/17) this morning. The perpetrator was seen in a gray jacket, long trousers and a black hat.
The pickpocketing took place in an open area. The perpetrator calmly tried to open the victim’s bag.
However, the attempted theft did not end smoothly. The perpetrator neglected to take the belongings of the victim, who first spurred his motorcycle.
Asked for confirmation, Pulogadung Police Chief AKP David Richardo confirmed that there had been an attempt to steal people’s property. He said his members had now conducted an on-site investigation.
“Yes, we received the complaint about the viral information. The team went to the site to investigate (investigation),” David said when contacted on Monday (1/17/2022).
David said there have been no casualties so far police report. Nevertheless, the police will pick up the ball to conduct an on-site investigation.
“We’re still picking up the ball and looking for the alleged perpetrator like the one in the viral video. We’re still investigating,” David concluded.
(ygs / mea)