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Two arrested with anti-aircraft ammo

The Kalutara Divisional Crimes Investigation Unit arrested two suspects with foreign and locally made weapons and alive anti-aircraft gun ammo from Welipenna on Saturday morning.

The Police conducted the raid on a tip-off and took a USA made 12-bore gun and 10 ammos, a locally made Galkatas gun, two Kris-knives and one anti-aircraft ammunition into the custody from the New-City area.

The two suspects arrested are 61-year-old Anagipura Premathilake of Meegama Colony, 5th post, Meegama and 35-year-old Mun Appan Jay Shankar of Pallegodawatte, Aben plot, Welipenna.

Police investigations revealed that the first suspect is an accused in a case being heard at the Kalutara High Courts involving a murder that took place on January 15, 1992.

The suspects were to be produced before the Mathugama Magistrate Courts yesterday. Welipenna police are investigating.


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