BANDUNG-The joint team of the National Narcotics Agency of the Republic of Indonesia (BNN RI) and the Provincial Narcotics Board (BNNP) of West Java have succeeded in uncovering and foiling smuggling of Narcotics Group I type of cannabis from Aceh as much as 220 packs or 220 kg worth Rp2 billion.
Head of West Java BNNP, Brigjen Pol Rusnadi said the smuggling of cannabis by the perpetrator J alias B (42) uses a mini bus vehicle crossed over to the island of Java through the port of Bakauheni and enter the island of Java through the port of Merak.
"The plan will be circulated in the area of West Java, if cashed about approximately Rp2 billion. I think the perpetrators are interested in distributing cannabis because the benefits are very high," he told reporters in Bandung on Monday (18/09/2017)
Although Merak port has been under close surveillance of drug trafficking, but Rusnadi acknowledged the actor's shrewdness, they managed to smuggle the illicit goods to Java.
"That is the clever of the perpetrators in deceiving officers, before we catch through the famous Tanjung Priok we catch 200 kg more," said Rusnadi.
Meanwhile, Head of West Java BNNP AKBP Battalion Daniel Y Kartiandhago said, he got information about the smuggling of cannabis from Aceh through the Port of Merak. On Wednesday (13/9), the team of west Java BNNP along with the team of Deputy Eradication of BNN RI conduct survaillance and raid plain execution to ambush the vehicle that allegedly carrying cannabis.
"When a Mitsubishi L300 pick-up car numbered B 9512 PAB pass through the area of Mount Sindur, Bogor Regency, the team immediately do the ambush and secure two people on behalf of Junaedi aka Boboy and Rojani aka Batok," said Daniel.
After the development, the recipient of the vehicle is suspect Buchori, which is secured in the area of Tanah Sareal, Bogor. From Buchori obtained information if the car will be handed over to other suspects arrested by officers in the area of Atang Sanjaya Airport. In the end known location of the suspect Suparman alias Parman in the area of Semplak Street.
"The cannabis was brought in a modified pickup truck," Daniel said.
Daniel added by revealing the perpetrators of this type of narcotics drug usage of West Aceh-West Java network weighing 230 kilograms, 46 thousand citizens of Tatar Pasundan can be saved from abuse of this illicit goods.
For the action, the three suspects snared Article 114 Paragraph (2) jo. Article 111 Paragraph (2) jo. Article 132 Paragraph (2) of Law No. 35 Year 2009 on Narcotics.
"The perpetrators are under sentence of death or life imprisonment," he concluded. (MAT)