TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - The corruption eradication commission (KPK) detained Surabaya District Court judge, Itong Isnaeni Hidayat (IIH), and two other suspects in the alleged bribery case in the Surabaya District Court, East Java.
The other two include the Substitute Registrar of the Surabaya District Court Hamdan (HD) and PT Soyu Giri Primedika (SGP) attorney Hendro Kasiono (HK).
"For further investigation, the KPK detains the suspects, namely the judge of Surabaya District Court Itong Isnaeni Hidayat (IIH) and colleagues for the first 20 days starting from January 20, 2022, to February 8, 2022," said the anti-graft body's Deputy Chairman, Nawawi Pomolango, in the press conference at his office in Jakarta, Friday morning, January 21.
Itong Isnaeni Hidayat (IIH), said Nawawi, is detained at C1 lot of KPK jail, Jakarta, Hamdan (HD) at the prison of East Jakarta Resort Police, while Hendro Kasiono at the prison of Central Jakarta Resort Police.
The anti-graft agency executed a sting operation on Wednesday, January 19, in Surabaya. Following the arrest, the authorities also confiscated Rp140 million in the sting op.
Nawawi said that KPK regretted the acts of corruption done by law enforcers in the country.