Poptren.suara.com – Former Minister of Youth and Sports (Menpora) Roy Suryo was arrested as a suspect in the alleged blasphemy case related to the Borobudur Temple stupa meme which was edited to resemble President Jokowi’s face. The Cyber Sub-Directorate of the Special Criminal Investigation Directorate (Ditreskrimsus) of the Metro Jaya Police has officially detained Roy Suryo.
The Head of Public Relations of the Polda Metro Jaya Kombes Pol. Endra Zulpan said that the reason why investigators detained Roy Suryo was because they feared that evidence would be lost.
“This is done because there are concerns that the investigator concerned will eliminate evidence and so on,” said Zulpan at the Metro Jaya Police, Jakarta, Friday (5/8/2022).
Zulpan said Roy Suryo was officially detained at the Polda Metro Jaya detention center for the next 20 days. It will be implemented starting today.
“So starting tonight Roy Suryo will be detained for the next 20 days starting tonight,” he said.
In addition to detaining Roy Suryo, investigators also confiscated a number of evidences. Starting from his Twitter account to his cell phone alias cellphone.
“Roy Suryo’s Twitter account where this account is used to upload is a criminal matter,” he said.
Previously, Roy Suryo was arrested after fulfilling a summons by the investigator from the Cyber Sub-Directorate of the Special Criminal Investigation Directorate (Ditreskrimsus) of the Metro Jaya Police.
Roy Suryo was re-examined as a suspect in the Borobudur Temple stupa meme case which was edited to resemble President Jokowi’s face.
“Investigators have decided starting tonight against Roy Suryo Motodiprojo as a suspect in hate speech,” said the Head of Public Relations of the Polda Metro Jaya Kombes Endra Zulpan at a press conference at the Polda Metro Jaya, Jakarta, Friday (5/8/2022). Previously, Roy Suryo underwent an examination since 13.00 WIB. Roy Suryo’s condition has also been confirmed to be healthy before undergoing the examination. This was conveyed by Zulpan.
“As for the stages that were carried out after we called to the investigator room, a health check was carried out on the person concerned whether he was really sick, because at the last examination he admitted he was sick,” said Zulpan.
Zulpan said Roy Suryo was declared healthy and could follow the further examination process as a suspect in the Borobudur stupa meme case.