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New suspect in tax graft case arrested

10th July 2012 | 3.505 Views
Jakarta (ANTARA News) - An attorney general team of investigators arrested on Monday a new suspect in a graft case with the main suspect former tax official Dhana Widyatmika.

Hendro Tirtawijaya, a tax consultant will be held in detention for 20 days, Adi Toegarisman, the spokesman of the attorney general office said.

Hendro was sent to detention cell after undergoing hours of interrogation on Monday.

The team of investigators also questioned four other witnesses

Dhana is facing trial at the special corruption court on charge of embezzling tens of billions of rupiah in tax money.

There are four other suspects in the case including former tax officials and a company director.  (*)