Suspects caught in the act
Two suspects including a constable attached to
the STF were arrested by the Mahiyangana Police while trying to sell
two kilos of gold plated lead as genuine gold for Rs 4 million near
the replica of Buddhagaya at Mahiyangana yesterday.
Heroin kingpinís accomplice arrested
Kandy Police yesterday took into custody a
person who is alleged to be the chief accomplice of the kingpin of
the heroin trade in the Kandy area. Police have also taken into
custody 30 packets of heroin from the suspectís residence at Lewella,
Kandy. Police said the suspect has been in Police custody several
times earlier too.