A Molotov cocktail exploded in front of a church in Samarinda district, East Kalimantan, on Sunday morning (13/11). (Antara Photo/Amirulloh)
2-Year-Old Girl Succumbs to Severe Burns After Samarinda Church Attack
BY :FAROUK ARNAZ
NOVEMBER 14, 2016
Jakarta. Intan Marbun, a 2-year-old girl who was injured during the Samarinda Church attack, succumbed to severe burns on Monday (14/11), despite all efforts to save her life at Abdul Wahab Sjahranie Hospital in Samarinda, East Kalimantan.
"The victim died at 3.05 a.m. local time. She was a Sunday school student at Huria Kristen Batak Protestan Samarinda Seberang Church," National Police spokesman Brig. Gen. Agus Rianto said in a statement.
Intan suffered from a respiratory tract infection and burns on over 78 percent of her body, Agus added.
Three other victims who sustained severe burns have been identified as 4-year-old Alvaro Aurelius Tristan Sinaga, 3-year-old Triniti Hutahaya and 2-year-old Anita Kristobel Sihotang, are receiving intensive care.
The four children were injured after a Molotov cocktail exploded in front of a church in Samarinda district, East Kalimantan, on Sunday morning.
Police arrested the alleged attacker three hours after the incident. The man was identified as former terror convict.