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Dozens arrested for looting Depok store

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    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, December 25, 2017 | 04:50 pm
   Dozens arrested for looting Depok store Indomaret convenient store in Pondok Cabe, South Tangerang continues its business activity on Wednesday (Nov. 15, 2017) afternoon after a robbery occurred in the wee hours. (Warta Kota/Alija Berlian Fani)

The Depok Police in West Java have arrested dozens of individuals for their alleged roles in looting a clothing store in the city in the wee hours on Sunday. 

"We have arrested 24 people. 23 men and one woman," Depok Police Criminal Investigation Department head Comr. Putu Kholis said in a statement on Monday as quoted by kompas.com


He added that the suspects were arrested at separate times and locations. 

The Police confiscated a number pieces of evidence, including six motorcycles and sharp weapons, as well as dozens of looted pieces of clothing. 

A one minute 24 second clip of CCTV footage of the crime went viral on the web on Sunday, showing the perpetrators looting the store in Sukmajaya subdistrict. (fac)

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