Merdeka.com – Three police detained by the Papua Police Propam related to the escape of Central Mamberamo Regent Ricky Ham Pagawak (RHP), a suspect in bribery and gratification cases handled by the Eradication Commission Corruption (KPK).
“It is true that currently three Polri personnel are being detained at the Papua Police Headquarters in connection with the case of RHP’s escape,” said the Head of the Propam Police of the Papuan Police, Kombes Pol. Gustav Urbinas, in Jayapura, Saturday (16/7). Quoted from Antara.
It was explained that the three detained members were Aipda AI and Bripka JW from Brimob and Bripka EW from the Central Mamberamo Police.
The third is RHP’s bodyguard who has served since he was the Regent of Central Mamberamo.
One of the three personal guards, namely Aipda AI, is currently being investigated by KPK investigators because he is suspected of being involved in the escape process of RHP, Thursday (14/7) to PNG via Skouw (Jayapura)-Wutung (PNG).
Aipda AI reportedly prepared the vehicle used to escape and prepared a cellphone (HP) for RHP.
The three personnel will be detained for 30 days and will be processed for allegedly violating the code of ethics.
“Later on, they will undergo a code of ethics commission hearing with the threat of dishonorable dismissal (PTDH),” said Urbinas.
RHP reportedly fled to PNG, Thursday (14/7) through the Wutung border crossing a footpath.