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Suspect with liquor bottles arrested

Mount Lavinia Police arrested a suspect for possessing 60 local liquor bottles with no valid permit on Saturday (17).

The 31-year-old suspect is a resident of the Attidiya area.Police suspect that consignment of liquor bottles was to be sold at higher price if a police curfew was imposed in the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Further investigations into the incident are being conducted by the Mt.Lavinia Police officers on the direct supervision of Western Province Senior DIG Deshabandu Thennakoon.