Police Arrest Capture of Methamphetamine Syndicate Lapas in Grogol
Jakarta - A methamphetamine dealer initials HC, secured by Tangerang Metro Regional Police at his rented house in Grogol, West Jakarta.
Police Metro Tangerang City Police Chief Sr. Comr. Sugeng Hariyanto said the arrest began with public information which was later matured by an investigation, Kasat Resnarkoba Tangerang Metro Police.
Then the HC suspect was arrested at his rented house around 01.00 WIB on June 29, 2020.
"The suspect was secured in Grogol at a rented house found as much as 400 grams of evidence," Sugeng said in a press conference on Tuesday (4/8/2020).
Furthermore, 400 grams of methamphetamine were separated into 15 packages of methamphetamine. From the information of the suspect, continued Sugeng, the illicit goods were obtained by a man named Abang who was still in the People Search List (DPO) status.
"My brother was allegedly located in East Jakarta, currently still in pursuit," said Sugeng.
After further questioning, Sugeng explained HC was a syndicate of the methamphetamine circulation network from the Jakarta and Banten Correctional Facilities.
HC suspects are charged under article 114 paragraph 2 subsidiary Article 112 paragraph 2 of the Law of the Republic of Indonesia Number 35 of 2009 concerning narcotics.
"The most serious criminal threat is capital punishment or life sentence," he said.