A 50-year-old man from Meranti Islands, Riau Province, died after reportedly being attacked by a Sumatran tiger while he was collecting wood in a forest.
The tiger killed 44-year-old Sopiana on Friday, August 19.
A tree trunk fell on the team's camp.
The animal will be observed and assessed before being released into its habitat.
This iconic cat population is critically endangered, with less than 400 individuals remaining.
Police investigators had earlier received a tip about a group, suspected to have come from outside Aceh Province, hunting wild boars in the forest of Peunaron Sub-district, East Aceh
an adult female tiger and a male tiger got ensnared in a wire trap that local hunters might have set for catching wild boars
The body of the victim had been evacuated and brought to his family.
Sumatran tigers are different from their relatives.
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The sex of the three has not been identified due to difficulty observing them at close range, because the cage is large and covered with shrubs.
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