Armoury in Miriswatta raided; ammunition, weapons seized | Daily News

Armoury in Miriswatta raided; ammunition, weapons seized

The firearms and bullets
The firearms and bullets

The Special Task Force (STF) raided an illegal armoury in Miriswatta, Katana and seized firearms and 1,171 live bullets.

One suspect was arrested with eight firearms including two pistols from Miriswatta in the Katana Police Division yesterday. The raid was carried out on a tip off by officials of the Gonahena STF.

A large stock of live bullets and several other tools were also seized, police said. The suspect has been handed over to the Katana police.