Killed naked on board, Sugiono Corpse Transport Officer in Hazmat Suit – A Tug Boat (ABK) Tug Boat towing barge was found dead in a ship’s bathroom while about to ship coal to the Tanjung Awar-awar power plant, Jenu District, Tuban District.
A known victim named Muhammad Sugiono (37) is thought to have died from contracting the Corona COVID-19 virus.
Sugiono’s death, which suddenly caused the medical team and officers from the Tuban Regional Police to arrive at the location, had to wear protective clothing or a white astonaut clothing (hazmat suit) when they were about to evacuate the victim.
Jenu police chief, AKP Rukimin revealed that the victim Muhammad Sugiono (37), a resident of Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, was first known by his colleague named Margo Basuki in the bathroom of the Tug Boat PSL Boulwin GT 172 boat.
Initially, the victim’s colleagues sought him around the PLTU harbor, but the victim was never found. Then there was another crew member who told us that in the bathroom there were people who from morning until noon did not open the door. So the witness became suspicious and tried to peek through the bathroom vent.
“The witness was suspicious of the bathroom which was closed from morning until noon. When he was peeked, it turned out that the victim was seen sitting naked,” Rukimin said as quoted by Suara Indonesia – jarigan Suara.com.
The former Tambakboyo police chief said, when witness Margo Basuki found out the victim was in the bathroom, his party then told the ship agent PT Adiguna Putra and forwarded it to the health team of PT Pembangkit Jawa Bali (PJB). referral
The medical team that came in then broke down the door and lifted the victim out of the bathroom. After the inspection, the victim was declared dead. Next report the incident to the police.
“When examined by the medical team, the victim was declared dead,” he explained. Killed naked on board
Officers who came to the location immediately evacuated the victim by wearing full protective clothing. Even before and after carrying out the corpse, the medical team and the police were also sprayed using disinfectants to avoid unwanted things. Especially as the spread of Covid-19 that hit the world.
“All officers who evacuate victims wearing antivirus clothing. This is also to anticipate and prevent the spread of Corona Virus,” he explained.
The victim’s body has been brought to Dr Koesma Tuban Hospital. But when asked the cause of death of the victim whether exposed to the Corona Virus or not, the police chief was unable to confirm clearly, because it was still waiting for the results of the medical forensics.
“We have not been able to ascertain the cause of death of the victim. While the alleged victim died of a heart attack,” he said.