Jawa Watipo

Date of Birth
Date of Arrest17/10/2019
Case Details
Sentence1 year 2 months in jail
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Jawa Wetipo (24) was arrested on 17 October 2019 and was tortured into confessing that he burnt a car during the riot on 23 September. Prosecutors sought two years’ imprisonment for him. He was found guilty of violating Article 187 paragraph (1) of the Criminal Code on arson and sentenced to one year and two months’ imprisonment on 7 April 2020. He was freed on 26 May 2020.