Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Roman Holiday
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Roman Holiday

Indonesian Police and Interpol Apprehend Mafioso Suspect Living in Bali on Outstanding Murder Warrant


Bali News: Bali, Indonesia, mafia, Interpol, Bali Police, Col. Andrea Vitalone, Yudhi Y. Saroja, Antonio Messicati Vitali, Pande Putu Sugiarta, Villa Puri-Puri Kecil
Click Image to Enlarge

(12/9/2012)

The Bali Police working in close cooperation with Interpol have apprehended Italian fugitive Antonio Messicati Vitali (40) at a private villa in Bali sought in connection with a homicide in Italy.

Quoted by the State News Agency Antara, the chief of sub-directorate III of the criminal division of the Bali police, AKP Pande Putu Sugiarta, said: “The suspect was involved in an assault that resulted in the death on the victim. He escaped to Bali to avoid capture by the police.”

The Italian, said to have organized crime affiliations, was arrested at 2:00 am on Friday, December 7, 2012 at the Villa Puri-Puri Kecil on Jalan Basangkasa in Legian.

Sugiarta said the arrest was based on a letter received from Interpol on December 4, 2012, alleging Vitali, originally from Palermo, Sicily, was involved in a mafia conspiracy that resulted in a homicide. That letter sought the assistance of the Bali police to arrest the man who had spent the last six months in Bali.

Col. Andrea Vitalone, from Rome Interpol and based in Thailand, confirmed that Vitali is facing 24 years in prison and is a well known mafia figure linked to extortion, narcotics, human trafficking and arms dealing.

The Indonesian Interpol officer in Jakarta, Iptu Yudhi Y. Saroja, said the Italian police were able to track Vitali to Bali by tracing his Internet protocol numbers via emails sent to his mother in Palmero.

Vitali’s final extradition must now be coordinated with the Indonesian Ministry of Justice and Human Rights, as no formal extradition treaty exists between Indonesia and Italy.

Indonesian police are now investigating Vitali’s activities in Bali, including looking into his visa status during his Bali stay.


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Kiwi’s Keen on Bali
Air New Zealand Looking to More than Double Passenger Capacity Between Auckland and Bali in 2018
(7/23/2017)
Silhouettes that Break Cold Sweats
Bali Police Install Replica Police Cars on Road Sides to Reduce Traffic Violations
(7/23/2017)
An Unexplained Death
New Zealander Dies After a Night of Drinking at an East Bali Hotel
(7/23/2017)
The Belgium Who Fell From Above
Belgium Tourist Commits Suicide By Jumping from Villa North of Ubud
(7/23/2017)
No Shortage of Oranges
Bali’s Kintamani Orange Prices Drop to Record Lows
(7/23/2017)
Purposely Vague Recollections
Man Beaten By Transvestites and Left Naked in a Bali Field Released from Hospital
(7/23/2017)
Now Infamously Famous
Actor Jeremy Thomas to Have His Day in Court on Charges of Embezzlement and Fraud in Ubud Property Case
(7/23/2017)
A Young Life Gone Up in Smoke
Italian Facing a Dozen Years in Jail for Three Joints of 'Ajapa-japa'
(7/23/2017)
Pursuing Princesses
Princess Cruise Lines Lists Improvements Needed to Attract More Cruise Ship Visits to Indonesia
(7/23/2017)
Tropical Cancer Care
Bali Developing Cancer Treatment Center at Mangusada General Hospital
(7/23/2017)
Arshole Incarceration
Madurese Laborer Get 12-years for Smuggling Methamphetamines Concealed in his Anus
(7/23/2017)
Faulty Towers
Bali-based Resistance to “Bali-Crossing” High Voltage Line Grows
(7/23/2017)
All [News]!