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Friday September 21, 2007
Cop under probe for having RM9mil
KUALA LUMPUR: A police officer from Bukit Aman police headquarters is at the centre of an Anti-Corruption Agency (ACA) probe for having assets worth RM9mil.
Sources said the officer with the rank of Superintendent is in his 40’s was believed to have been involved in five money-laundering cases in Johor. He is also being investigated for abuse of power.
It is learnt that the officer was supposed to present himself at the ACA office yesterday but failed to do so.
Meanwhile, a high-ranking police officer who had undeclared assets worth about RM27mil made the asset declaration on Wednesday to the Deputy Public Prosecutor in Putrajaya.
The officer heads a department at Bukit Aman. According to sources, ACA would still proceed to ascertain the source of his assets.
Its was reported the officer allegedly played the role of “godfather” to an oil palm plantation company in Sabah.