The current-carrying wire is actually intended to ensnare wild boars that often damage people’s crops.
RAKYATKU.COM – This incident was dramatic. Baharuddin bin H Hibbo was found dead with several gaping wounds on his body, Sunday (15/8/2021). Two of his horses died.
The man is 61 years old. Residents of Bontoloe Hamlet, Balong Village, Ujung Loe District, Bulukumba Regency. He was lying in the garden belonging to a resident in Patuku Hamlet. Not far from his house in the same village.
Based on information from residents and the family, Baharuddin was found dead at around 12.30 WITA.
Before being found dead, Baharuddin was known to go to his rice field on his horse at around 09.00 WITA.
On the way, his horse touched an electric wire in the garden of the man Sannai bin Mannaung. The current-carrying wire is actually intended to ensnare wild boars that often damage people’s crops.
Irsan, one of the witnesses, said that the pig snares were installed by Sannai.
When the horse hits the wire, it bounces off. Baharuddin also bounced and fell to touch the electric wire. The victim died with lacerations to his hands, neck and other body parts.
The horse that Baharuddin was riding died along with the foal that was on the way.
Ujungloe Police Chief Iptu Muh Yusuf said the victim was buried in the funeral home. Meanwhile, Sannai was detained at the Ujung Loe Police Headquarters for further investigation.
Writer : Rahmatullah