Indonesians acquired some perception into the place blasphemers stand within the hierarchy of inmates contained in the nation’s prisons, after a graft convict/former cop reportedly smeared poo on the face of a person who allegedly desecrated Islam.
Napoleon Bonaparte (critically, that’s his identify), a former inspector normal on the Nationwide Police, is serving his four-year sentence for receiving a bribe on the Nationwide Police’s Crime Investigation Company (Bareskrim) holding facility in East Jakarta. Among the many recent detainees on the facility is Muhammad Kace, who was arrested last month in Bali after he posted a sermon video through which he allegedly insulted Islam’s Prophet Muhammad.
Napoleon appeared eager to place Kace in his place after the previous allegedly assaulted the latter in essentially the most demeaning vogue possible.
“The face and physique of the sufferer had been smeared with human excrement by the perpetrator,” Bareskrim Normal Crimes Unit Director Andi Rian Djajadi told reporters yesterday, referring to an assault grievance filed by Kace towards Napoleon.
Andi stated Napoleon “prepared his own feces” to smear on Kace, including that the previous police normal additionally punched the alleged blasphemer quite a few occasions.
In the meantime, Napoleon didn’t draw back from the allegations, penning an open letter revealed through his lawyer saying that he would do something to defend his faith.
“Anybody can insult me, however not my Allah, Quran, Holy Prophet, and my Islamic religion, as a result of I swear I’ll retaliate in a measured method towards those that dare to take action,” he wrote.
“I’ll take duty for all my actions towards Kace, regardless of the danger.”
Police haven’t revealed what sanctions, if any, Napoleon may face.
Napoleon, who headed the Nationwide Police’s Inside Relations Division in his heyday, was discovered responsible in March 2021 of receiving billions of rupiah in bribes from notorious corruption fugitive Djoko Tjandra in trade for taking his identify out of Interpol’s pink discover record.
Kace, in the meantime, could resist six years in jail for alleged violations of articles on blasphemy and disinformation underneath the Felony Code (KUHP) and the Data and Digital Transactions Act (UU ITE). In a YouTube video that circulated extensively on the earth’s largest Muslim-majority nation, Kace was stated to have insulted Prophet Muhammad by implying that the founding father of Islam was a disciple of jinn, or supernatural creatures which might be broadly understood as demonic spirits.
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