Five suspects who attempted to flee harming a Police Officer are nabbed

Five suspects who attempted to flee harming a Police Officer are nabbed

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The Police succeeded in apprehending five suspects who attempted to flee after causing harm to a Police Officer. In addition the motor vehicle was also seized.
The Habarana Police had received information about a group of suspects who were attempting to flee after burgling a grocery shop in the Kadugannawa area. Accordingly the Habarana Police Officers launched an operation to arrest the robber gang. The Police Officers succeeded in halting the fleeing vehicle by placing roadblocks. Thereafter, the officers began inspecting the motor vehicle, when the burglars again started to operate the vehicle inflicting harm to a Police Officer. These happenings were recorded in the nearby CCTV camera.
One Police officer was injured in ordeal. He is receiving treatment at the Polonnaruwa Hospital.
The Police during the conduct of an operation late succeeded in nabbing the suspects concerned from the Sevanagama and Galoya areas.
The Habarana Police are pursing further investigations.