Tangerang: The Police Special Detachment 88 Anti-Terror (Densus 88) has detained four suspected terorists in Banten province. The terror suspects have been identified with the initials DA (28), QK (54), AP (45), and MA (45).
The counterterrorism operation was held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. Densus 88 then brought the four suspects to the National Police headquarters.
"Police are still examining the suspects," Banten Police spokesperson Senior Commissioner Edy Sumardi said here on Thursday, November 14, 2019.
The four suspects reportedly had links with terror groups. The operation was a follow up to the previous arrests in other regions.
"Densus 88 are still investigating the case," the Banten Police official said.
On the same day, Densus 88 also arrested a suspected terrorist in Depok, West Java. Identified as Wiji Joko Susanto, he reportedly facilitated terror groups in 2014 and trained terrorists in southern Philipppines in 1999.