Seven treasure hunters apprehended | Daily News

Seven treasure hunters apprehended

Special Task Force (STF) officials in Kataragama recently apprehended seven persons involved in treasure hunting at forest reserves in Mathakada, Tissamaharama.

The suspects are residents of Tissamaharama, Maradana, Nattandiya, Seeduwa, and Koswatta. They are of the ages 30, 41, 43, 45, 46, and 50.

Excavation equipment and a luxury jeep in their possession were also taken into custody. Investigations are continuing.