Mastermind gradual unlawful immigrants’ entry into Sarawak detained
KUCHING: The Immigration Division arrested a man identified as ‘Pak Itam’, who is believed to be the mastermind gradual the influx of unlawful immigrants into the deliver, early the day gone by morning.
Sarawak Immigration director Datuk Ken Leben (pix) mentioned the day gone by that the suspect turn out to be detained alongside with two Indonesians in a van, which turn out to be stopped by the department’s Fleet Response Team (QRT), in Bintulu, 515km north from here, at about 1.30am.
“Per the info from the arrest, it turn out to be stumbled on that ‘Pak Itam’ is the mastermind gradual the influx of unlawful immigrants into the deliver,” he mentioned within the assertion.
He added that the case turn out to be connected to the arrest of unlawful immigrants in Jalan Lundu, in southern Sarawak on Nov 18.
Following the arrest of the mastermind, he mentioned the Immigration QRT then raided a condominium in Jalan Sibiyu, Bintulu and nabbed 12 Indonesians who’re believed to have entered the deliver illegally.
He mentioned the detainees, who had been believed to were introduced into Sarawak by the main suspect, had true arrived on the premises a few hours earlier than the raid.
The case is being investigated beneath the Immigration Act 1959/63.-Bernama