CILACAP - The head of the regional police of Banyumas, M. Ghufron, has said that one person has been arrested by the anti-terrorism unit Densus 88 because it is suspected that he is a terrorist. "We arrested one person in the region. After that we also searched his house," he said when he was asked for confirmation by telephone earlier.
The arrest was made Sunday morning at around nine in the morning in the subdistrict of Nusawungu, Cilacap district in Central Java. The person that was arrested by Densus 88 was identified as Saefudin Zuhri. At the moment he is suspected of being a member of the Palembang group of terrorists. He is brought to Jakarta for further investigation.
Saefudin Zuhri is a resident of the village of Danasri Lor. He was arrested after he finished recital lessons at the mosque at the local government Madrasah in the village.