He did not offer up any more details as to the content of the conversations.
In another bit of intrigue, Argo said that Rizieq’s phone was acquired not from the firebrand cleric directly but through Muchsin Alatas, a leader of FPI’s Jakarta chapter.
In addition to attempting to summon Rizieq and Firza numerous times for questioning, they also brought in expert witnesses to examine the leaked information.
Police said that multiple forensic experts had testified that .
“The point is Firza has a close friend named Kak Emma.
Whenever she wants to activity did exist.” Meanwhile, the more important person in the case remains missing. Up until now, he is still a witness to this case, but as he failed to appear for questioning twice, his status might be changed soon.
Despite strong evidence that the photos were authentic, the public had yet to hear about any evidence strongly tying Rizieq himself to the sex scandal allegations.
Political observers have said the Jakarta election may have a bearing on the 2019 presidential race, mainly because the city's last elected governor, Mr Joko Widodo, is now Indonesia's seventh president.Firza had previously been named a suspect in the case after police declared there was “undeniable” evidence linking her to the nude photos and voice recording included amongst the leaked documents.In response to the news that Rizieq had been named a suspect by the police, FPI spokeswoman Slamet Maarif shot back with an odd allegation at the police.After weeks of investigation and attempts to get Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) leader Rizieq Shihab to answer summons for questioning while he is hiding in Saudi Arabia, the Jakarta Police today announced that the head of the hardline organization has officially been named a suspect in a pornography case stemming from leaked documents alleging an adulterous affair between Rizieq and a married woman.Wahyu did tell reporters that case investigators had already sent their file on Firza Husein, the woman the leaked documents allege Rizieq was having an affair with, to the Jakarta senior prosecutor.