Cop copped in crooked act
A police constable attached to Karuwalagasweva Police was arrested
yesterday attempting to withdraw over Rs 100,000 from a passbook of a
friend attached to the same police station illegally.
When the passbook was given to the bankís cashier, he had consulted
the manager since the amount requested was over Rs 100,000. When the
manager requested the suspectís official identity, he had fled the bank,
keeping the documents on the managerís table.
The manager informed police. The police rushed to the bank and
scanned the video installed at the bank premises and identified the
The suspect was arrested and was due to be produced before the