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Where is Harun? Family fears for fugitive's safety

  • Andi Hajramurni

    The Jakarta Post

Makassar   /   Mon, February 3 2020   /  12:21 am

The last text message from Harun Masiku to his wife, Hildawati, was sent on Jan. 7, a day before the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) charged him with bribing a poll body commissioner to secure a legislative seat.Hildawati said Harun — widely considered a key suspect in the bribery case that has implicated several members of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) — had texted her that he had landed in Jakarta from Singapore.She claims not to have heard from him since.“I don’t know where Harun is right now, and he never contacted me after the KPK named him a suspect in the scandal,” she told The Jakarta Post on Friday at her house in Bajang Permai housing complex, Gowa regency, South Sulawesi.Harun's cellular phone was no longer active, she said.The mystery of the whereabouts of Harun, who has been declared a graft fugitive by the KPK, has sparked speculation...