TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) chief Agus Rahardjo confirmed that the chairman of the United Development Party (PPP) Romahurmuziy was arrested during a sting operation (OTT) in East Java.
“That’s right, [KPK] runs OTT in East Java,” said Agus in a written statement today, March 15.
Romahurmuziy or commonly known Romy is currently grilled by anti-graft body investigators at the East Java Police headquarter.
The legal status of Romy will be determined after the investigation. KPK has 1 x 24 hours after the operation to decide the matter. Generally, the arrested people who are named as a suspect will be detained immediately.
“Just wait for a press conference in KPK tonight or tomorrow morning (Saturday),” Agus said.