Buin Police have arrested six men suspected of entering Buin Police Station early this month and murdinged detainee Aloysius Koran.
The men are now in the Buka Police cells awaiting trial.
The suspects are Michael Boski, Joe Tubare, Vincent Lau, Walter Kangki, Lawrence Morokana and William Lailai, all from the Buin District. They were brought to Buka by Buin Police last Thursday.
The victim, Aloysius Koran, had been arrested by Buin Police last month for the murder of his wife. He was in the police cells when relatives of his wife raided the police station, dragged the victim outside and killed him.
Meanwhile South Bougainville Police Commander, Inspector Paul Kamuai, commended his men for the arrest. He also appealed to the people of South Bougainville to respect the rule of law and not to take the law into their own hands.