Mosque vandal suspect faces triple charges

The Jakarta Post:  Islam Defenders Front (FPI) member, Muhammad Asep “Utep” Abdurahman, the main suspect in the destruction of the Ahmadiyah An-Nasir mosque in Bandung, West Java, last Thursday, faces triple charges.

Utep was charged under Article 170 of the Criminal Code on assault with the maximum penalty of five years’ imprisonment, as well as Article 406 on the destruction of private property and Article 335 on offensive behavior, Bandung Police chief of detectives Adj. Sr. Comr. Widjonarko said on Monday.

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