Densus 88 Arrest Suspected Terrorist in Cileungsi, Bogor



Mahinda Arkyasa

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  • TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - The Special Counter-Terrorism Detachment 88 (Densus 88) searched through fc a house in Perumahan Griya Setu Permai, Jalan Flamboyan 2, Blok F3, No. 12A, Setu District, Bekasi Regency on Saturday, October 26, 2019.

    Chief of Bekasi Metro Police Resort Sr. Comr. Candra Sukma Kumara said that the search was a follow up to a recent arrest of a suspected terrorist on Jalan Pangkalan 9, Limus Nunggal Sub-District, Cileungsi, Bogor on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 6:50 AM.

    "We only backed up the Densus 88 to maintain security during the search," Candra said on Saturday, October 26, 2019.

    Based on available information, the suspect was identified as Suranti Giatmoko (38 years-old). He is known to be the follower of the leader of ISIS Abu Bakar Al Bahgdadi, has participated in military training on Mount Ciremai on March 29, and has the knowledge about making explosives assembled by Endang, also known as Jenggot.

    "All action is carried out by Densus 88, Candra said.

    From the search, the police found a set of bow and arrow, and practice target. The police also confiscated one bottle of unknown content.