Riau Islands Police have arrested the supervisor of a Chinese fishing vessel in connection with the death of an Indonesian crew member.
Riau Islands Police general crimes director Sr. Comr. Arie Darmanto said that the boat supervisor, a 50-year-old Chinese national named Song Chuan Yun, was suspected of physically abusing Indonesian crew member Hasan Apriadi, who was found dead aboard the Chinese fishing vessel Lu Huang Yuan Yu 117 last week.
“The suspect and the evidence have been secured at the Riau Islands Police general crimes division headquarters for further investigation,” Arie told The Jakarta Post on Monday.
A joint task force arrested the vessels Lu Huang Yuan Yu 117 and Lu Huang Yuan Yu 118 off the coast of Riau Islands last week, following a report of the death of an Indonesian crew member aboard one of the ships.
Hasan’s body was found in the fr…
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