Woman in critical condition after husband allegedly stabbed her over Facebook post
A 28-year-old Balinese man, identified as I Ketut Gede Ariasta, was arrested for allegedly stabbing his 21-year-old wife, named Ni Gusti Ayu Sriasih, over a post she put up on Facebook.
24 sea turtles reportedly stolen from conservation center in Denpasar, police investigating
Police in south Denpasar are investigating a case of alleged theft at the Pantai Sindhu Turtle Conservation Center in Sanur, whereby a total of 24 sea turtles were stolen in the early hours of Monday.
Police foil attempt to smuggle 100 kg of marijuana through Bali’s Gilimanuk Port
Police in Bali’s Jembrana district said today that four men were arrested for an alleged attempt to smuggle 100 kilograms of marijuana through Gilimanuk Port over the weekend.
“[Our investigation] began with a tip-off from local residents, which led us to step up surveillance at Gilimanuk Port,” Jembrana Police Chief, I Ketut Gede Adi Wibawa, told reporters earlier today.
Balinese flute maestro Gus Teja says Louis Vuitton used his song without permission
Balinese flute maestro Agus Teja Sentosa, who is more commonly known as Gus Teja, says iconic French fashion house Louis Vuitton used one of his songs without permission or due credit, prompting the Indonesian musician to use social media to express his disappointment toward the world’s most valuable luxury brand.
Balinese man says he forgives Australian who fly-kicked him off a scooter on drunken rampage
Nicholas Carr, the Australian man who was arrested after he allegedly fly-kicked a man off a moving scooter in August, reportedly met face-to-face with the victim of his drunken rampage during a trial in Denpasar yesterday.
Police arrest employees of grocery store for allegedly stealing IDR140 million worth of items for months
Police in the Sukawati sub-district of Gianyar arrested four women for allegedly stealing items over the course of several months from the grocery store they were working at. Authorities said the store is estimated to have lost around IDR140 million (US$9,924) worth of goods.