Sexual offender arrested after 31 years | Daily News


Sexual offender arrested after 31 years

A 57-year-old man evading arrest after being tried in absence in a higher court and sentenced to 16 years’ rigorous imprisonment in 2005 over a case of sexual abuse committed 20 years ago, was arrested by Akuressa Police at Maramba while he was traveling in a bus to Akuressa on Sunday.

Police made the arrest following a tip-off given by a member of the public. He was due to be produced before the Matale Magistrate.

Visit Sri Lanka's Largest online shop. Over 125,000 unique categories such as Fresh Flowers, Cakes, Food, Jewllery, Childrens Toys and other Sri Lankan e-commerce categories. Low delivery cost to most cities here and free delivery in Colombo.

Add new comment