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UPDATE, July 24 – The 1MDB Special Task Force made its
third arrest on Thursday night. The suspect is a 28-year old company owner. He
is expected to be remanded. – The Star SMS.
Ihsan Perdana was one of the entities mentioned in the Wall Street Journal expose of July 2 as being part of the money trail involving billions of ringgit that led to Mohd Najib's personal accounts.
The MACC prosecutor Ahmad Sazilee Abdul Khairy today said that Shamsul, 54, was met at The Curve and taken to the agency's headquarters where he was arrested under Section 17 (a) of the MACC Act.
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FOOTNOTE: I am sorry I forgot about the Singapore Police freezing two bank accounts relating to an investigation into 1MDB in the republic. In a statement today it said: “On 15 July 2015, we issued orders under the Criminal Procedure Code to prohibit any dealings in respect of money in two bank accounts that are relevant to the investigation.” I think the door is also closing in Singapore.