The village head in Banyumas was arrested by the police for misusing village funds.
REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANYUMAS – A resident of Karanglewas Village, Kec. Jatilawang Regency. Banyumas, K (65 years old), former Head of Karanglewas Village, Kec. Jatilawang Regency. Banyumas was arrested by the Banyumas City Police. He is suspected of committing a criminal act of corruption while serving as Village Head for the period 2016 to 2019 against the Village Fund.
Head of Criminal Investigation Unit of the Banyumas Police, Kompol Agus Supriadi S, said that perpetrator K was arrested on suspicion of corruption. village fund at the time of his position as Village Head.
“So the mode is that all funds for physical development work are managed by K alone without involving other village officials. In addition, K also includes items for fixed income expenditures for village officials, which actually have no official,” said Head of Criminal Investigation Unit, Thursday (22/9/22) .
The Head of Criminal Investigation Unit stated that from the results of the examination by the Expert from the Regency Regional Inspectorate Banyumas found a state financial loss of Rp. 622,214,304.00 (six hundred twenty two million two hundred fourteen thousand three hundred and four rupiah).
According to the Head of Criminal Investigation Unit, the money from village funds resulting from corruption has been used not according to its designation. For his actions, his party applied articles 2 and 3 of the law on eradicating corruption.
“For now, we have transferred the case to the prosecutor’s office for further legal proceedings,” said the Head of Criminal Investigation Unit.