Palembang – Two online taxi driver killers in Palembang, South Sumatra Riduan and Acun have undergone the inaugural session at the Palembang PN. Both were charged with a layered article after killing Sofyan (43).

The South Sumatra Prosecutor’s Office (Kejati), Purnama, stated in his indictment that both violated layered articles. Both Article Killings 340, 55 paragraph 1 of the Criminal Code and Article 356 concerning theft.

As for the judge, Achmad Syarifudin and two judges were members of the Efrata, Happy Tarigan and Akhmad Suhel. The judges opened the inaugural session by asking the prosecutor to read the charges.

“The defendants were subjected to the 340 Juncto primary article Article 55 paragraph 1 of the Criminal Code and the second indictment Article 365 Paragraph (2) 1st, 2nd, Paragraph (3) of the Criminal Code,” said the Prosecutor General when reading the indictment in Palembang District Court on Tuesday ( 12/2/2019).

The two defendants, said Purnama, were charged with murder together with another defendant sath and now have been sentenced to 10 years in prison because he is still underage. The article on this indictment is called the maximum article Purnama.

“This is a maximum article. Layered because the two defendants were involved in the assassination of Sofyan last October,” said Purnama after the trial.

As is known, one of the GrabCar drivers, Sofyan, was reportedly lost while pulling passengers on Monday (29/10). Families who lost were immediately reported to the South Sumatra Regional Police SPKT.

Receiving a report from the victim’s family, the sub-directorate III Jatanras team immediately chased the perpetrator and managed to find the victim had left his bones. In addition, the police also secured three perpetrators, namely Ridwan, Frans and Acun.

In addition to the three names above, the police are currently hunting for one other actor, namely Akbar. Even Akbar was mentioned by the police as the mastermind of robbery accompanied by the murder of Sofyan.