Indonesian police arrest three Islamic extremists over brothel bomb fears
INDONESIAN police arrested three suspected lslamic extremists after intercepting a bomb shipment that authorities said was intended to attack brothels.
Among those arrested last week was Ambo Intang, who was sought for his alleged involvement in the 2012 killings of two policemen in the Central Sulawesi district of Poso, said national police spokesman Maj. Gen. Ronny F. Sompie.
An anti-terrorism police squad has earlier nabbed two other suspects. One of them was identified as Bambang Aribowo, who was arrested upon arrival at Jakarta’s airport.