NST | ….While not explaining “interested parties”, Federal Criminal Investigation Department director Datuk Bakri Zinin said Balasubramaniam could also be in hiding as he was afraid of police action.
Bakri, however, in stressing that they need to speak to him, assured him of his safety.
“If he is afraid that we will arrest him if he turns up, then he can come with his lawyer.
“We need his help to investigate both his statutory declarations (SDs).”
Balasubramaniam, a former Special Branch detective, is being sought after he filed two contradictory SDs within four days.
On Thursday, in the company of Parti Keadilan Rakyat de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and lawyer Americk Singh Sidhu, he linked Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak to murdered Mongolian Altantuya Shaariibuu.
Fewer than 24 hours later, however, he filed another SD retracting the earlier document.
Then, accompanied by a new lawyer, M. Arulampalam, he distributed copies of the second SD at a news conference at a hotel here.… selanjutnya.