‘Navy Sampath’ further remanded | Daily News
Abduction of 11 youth in 2008:

‘Navy Sampath’ further remanded

Colombo Fort Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake yesterday further remanded former Lieutenant Commander Chandana Prasad Hettiarachchi alias ‘Navy Sampath’, till December 19.

Hettiarachchi was arrested over the abduction and disappearance of 11 youths between 2008 and 2009. Filing a further report, CID Gang and Robbery Unit OIC Nishantha Silva informed court that they had revealed the real perpetrators, who demanded ransom from the parents of the abducted youths.

The CID further stated that they will take action to arrest them and produce them before the court as soon as possible.

The CID also told court that they would obtain phone call records of Lakshman Udayakumar and Dhammika Wijerathne.

The CID said they have taken action to arrest all perpetrators who aided and abetted the abduction of the 11 youths.The Magistrate fixed further inquiries for December 19.


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