Island focus: Jambi villagers kill sun bear
The Jakarta Post
A sun bear was killed in a village in Kerinci regency, Jambi, on Wednesday after residents panicked upon seeing a wild animal in their settlement.
The sun bear died in Tebing Tinggi village from a wound to the abdomen that was caused by a spear.
“The bear entered a house,” Kerinci Police chief Adj. Sr. Comr. Dwi Mulyanto said on Thursday. “One of the villagers was carrying a sp...