Canadian man found dead in Bali villa, police say no signs of violence
A 45-year-old Canadian man was found dead at a villa in Badung regency yesterday, with authorities saying that there were no signs of violence at the scene.
According to reports, the death of the foreigner, identified as SG, only came to light after villa staff entered his room to clean up.
2 travelers from Jakarta test positive for coronavirus in Labuan Bajo
Two travelers from Jakarta visiting Labuan Bajo in East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) have tested positive for the coronavirus, an official has confirmed, at a time when domestic tourism is being aggressively promoted despite rising COVID-19 cases across Indonesia.
Bali motorcycle taxi driver arrested after stealing police officer’s gun
A 40-year-old app-based motorcycle taxi driver (locally known as ojek online or ojol for short) was arrested in Denpasar for allegedly stealing a police officer’s gun.
The ojol, identified as PRA, reportedly pretended to help a police officer who got into an accident on Jalan Sunset Road in Kuta last Saturday.
Bali man arrested for stealing 13 bicycles in Denpasar
Police in Denpasar have arrested a 31-year-old man who sought to profit from the bike boom that has hit many parts of Indonesia by stealing 13 bicycles within a few days.
Whale shark dies after getting stranded for hours on Bali beach
A whale shark found washed ashore on Pekutatan Beach in Bali’s Jembrana regency earlier this morning has reportedly died due to exhaustion, just hours after it was first found by local residents in the area.
Human foot found on Bali’s Berawa Beach, police investigating
A beachgoer found part of what is believed to be a decaying human foot on Bali’s Berawa Beach yesterday afternoon, with police now investigating the discovery.
According to reports, a foreigner filed the report soon after discovering the foot on the beach, which has since been brought to the local hospital for further examination.