TIMELINE – Member of Commission VIII DPR RI, the PSK Bukhori faction, said the shooting at the MUI office could create situations and conditions that were not conducive ahead of the celebration of democracy in the upcoming 2024 presidential election. He asked the community, especially Muslims, not to be easily provoked.
“These are efforts to make conditions leading to 2024 less conducive, and Muslims must be more vigilant but not provoked,” said Bukhori, Tuesday (2/5/2023), launching Suara.com.
Bukhori strongly condemned the cowboy action that took place at the MUI Office, Jalan Proklamasi, Menteng, Central Jakarta, on Tuesday (2/5). He asked for the incident to be thoroughly investigated by the authorities.
“I condemn the irresponsible shooting of the MUI office. So that law enforcement will immediately try and thoroughly investigate who was behind it,” he said.
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As previously reported, monitoring at the scene of the incident saw shattered glass scattered on the floor of the MUI office. It is believed that the broken glass was the result of a shooting by the perpetrator.
Two yellow police stripes with black writing are attached at the entrance to the MUI office. A number of police officers and military personnel guarded the inside of the building.
Traffic on Proklamasi Street was monitored to be heavy because many residents were curious to see the scene of the incident.
Previously, the police found evidence in the form of a gun that the perpetrator allegedly used to carry out the cowboy action. However, this type of firearm is still being investigated.
“The suspicion is that (the gun evidence found belonged to the perpetrator),” Komarudin told reporters, Tuesday (2/5/2023), reported Suara.com.
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Komarudin said the perpetrator was declared dead as a result of the incident. The motive as well as the exact chronology of the incident are being investigated by the police.
“The perpetrator is dead,” said Komarudin.
Preliminary information, he said, the shooting incident occurred at around 10.30 WIB. Currently, investigators are processing the crime scene (TKP) and are currently examining witnesses.
“Later, when we get the identity of the perpetrator, background and so on, the mode and so on, we will release it,” he said.