• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

Indonesian pop star surrenders over 'Peterporn' sex tape scandal

By Devaki
|

London, June 23 (ANI): Indonesian pop star Nazril Irham, better known as Ariel, has surrendered himself to police over his involvement in a sex tape scandal.

If found guilty of violating the country's strict anti-pornography law, Ariel could face 12 years in jail.

Two separate homemade videos allegedly showing the 28-year-old in bed with two different celebrity girlfriends started making rounds on the Internet in early June.

The incident has since been named the 'Peterporn affair' after the name of Irham's band.

"Ariel surrendered today at 3am after police named him a suspect for breaching the anti-pornography law. If he hadn't surrendered we would have arrested him," the Telegraph quoted the police deputy spokesman Zainuri Lubis as saying.

"Under Indonesian law, police have authority to detain him for 24 hours. We will decide later whether to detain him any longer," Zainuri Lubis added. (ANI)

For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more