Barito Utara, Borneo24.com – North Barito Police Criminal Investigation Unit arrested the perpetrator of raping an underage child. The perpetrator is Grandfather, Meng (50) was arrested on Sunday (1/19/2020) around 01.30 pm, at Lanting House, Raden Argapti Street, Pendreh Village, Neighborhood 01, Central Teweh Sub-district, North Barito Regency.
According to the Criminal Investigation Unit of the North Barito AKP Kristanto Situmeang Sik, the chronology of the arrest was when the PPA Unit of the North Barito Police Unit received a report from the victim’s family on 4 January 2019 around 09.00 pm, then the PPA Unit was assisted by the Buser Unit to investigate, then received information about the whereabouts of the perpetrator at his house, in a lanting house.
Then because of that information the PPA Unit was assisted by the Buser Unit did an arrest, and the perpetrator was caught without any resistance.
“From the information of the suspect, he is admitting his act then screwed the victim 5 times during December 2019,” Head of Police Criminal Investigation Unit, Kristanto Situmeang explained on Sunday (1/19/2020).
For the investigation process, the suspect and evidence were then taken to the North Barito Police Station.
“Perpetrator got the Article 81 Jo 82 of the Constitution of RI Number 17 of 2016 concerning the establishment of government regulations instead of the of Number 1 of 2016 concerning the second amendment to the Constitution of RI Number 23 of 2002 concerning child protection,” he explained. Evidence that is secured by one machete and its sheath, one victim’s underwear and one victim’s pants.