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Woman held for heroin trafficking

Alutgama Police arrested a 53-year-old woman engaged in trafficking heroin in the Moragolla area, in Alutgama recently.

Police Constable Lakmalee and OIC Inspector Upul Priyalal with the assistance of police sniffer dog Charley arrested the suspect who is said to be a professional drug distributor and has 13 previous convictions for similar offences.

Meanwhile Baduraliya Police arrested four suspects for possession of heroin. The suspect were said to be engaged in drug trafficking. Police arrested the suspects on Thursday and produced them before the Mathugama Magistrate.

They were remanded pending further investigations.

In another incident, three unidentified men on motorcycles waylaid an officer of a finance company in Kalutara and robbed him of Rs. 10 lakhs, in Welipenna on Friday.

The robbery took place when the officer was transporting the cash to the company’s head office in Kalutara. The men fled after taking the cash.

Welipenna Police are conducting investigating to arrest the suspects. 


 

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