BANTEN, (Indonesia), – Special Detachment 88/ Anti Terror team arrested Lawyer Habib Riziq Shihab, Munarman, SH at Modern Hills Housing, Cinangka – Pamulang, South Tangerang, around 15:00 WIB. Munarman is suspected of […]
BANTEN, (Indonesia), – Special Detachment 88/ Anti Terror team arrested Lawyer Habib Riziq Shihab, Munarman, SH at Modern Hills Housing, Cinangka – Pamulang, South Tangerang, around 15:00 WIB. Munarman is suspected of mobilizing others to commit Terrorism Crimes, conspiring maliciously to commit Terrorism Crimes and concealing information about Terrorism Crimes, Tuesday (27/04).
Tanah Abang Police Chief AKBP Singgih Hermawan confirmed the arrest.
“Yes it is (arrested),” Singgih said when confirmed.
“The police are also conducting a search in Petamburan,” he told Crew Media.
Arrests Related to Bai’at In a Number of Places
Similarly, Director of Public Relations Division of Kombes Police Ahmad Ramadhan when confirmed media crew confirmed the arrest of Lawyer Habib Riziq Shihab, Munarman, SH by saying that it will further trace the relationship of the former General Secretary of the Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) Munarman with the action and bomb network Makassar, South Sulawesi.
“We’ll explore later. Surely if it is related to the one in Makassar, it can be clear where,” Ahmad told reporters, Tuesday (27/4).
It is known, on March 28, there was a suicide bombing in front of makassar cathedral church conducted by jamaah Asharut Daulah (JAD) network.
He explained, “Munarman’s arrest related to the activities of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) network in Makassar and other baiats in UIN Jakarta and Medan,” he explained.
However, Ahmad has not received any further information about terrorist networks that are affiliated with baiat activities in Jakarta and Medan.
“There are three things (baiat activities) that. Later more details can go to the Head of Public Relations Of Polda Metro Jaya,” he continued.
Previously, Munarman was escorted by Densus 88 Antiterror in Modern Hills Housing, Cinangka-Pamulang, South Tangerang around 15.00 WIB.
Munarman is suspected of mobilizing others to commit terrorism offences, conspiring maliciously to commit terrorism offences.
Munarman’s arrest was the result of developments made by Densus 88 from a series of terrorist arrests in recent regions.
Munarman was called cooperative and did not resist arrest during the arrest by the police.
Meanwhile, from the information obtained when confirmed by the Media Crew, at the Head of Public Relations of The National Police Headquarters, Irjen Pol Argo Yuwono explained that, Munarman was arrested in connection with terrorism crimes.
“Munarman is suspected of mobilizing others to commit terrorism offences, conspiring maliciously to commit terrorism offences and concealing information about terrorism crimes,” he said.
Previously Munarman had appeared when there was a discovery of a suspicious object marked ‘FPI Munarman’ found in a stall located in limo area, Depok City, West Java, Sunday (4/4) night.
The suspicious object is said to be a can wrapped in paper. At the time of the discovery, the gegana team immediately moved to the site to conduct a check.
Meanwhile, Munarman insists that he has nothing to do with a suspicious object that says ‘FPI.