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Suspect arrested with 10 kilos of heroin

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor February 28, 2019 19:01

Suspect arrested with 10 kilos of heroin

A suspect has been taken into custody along with 10 kilogrammes of heroin.
The suspect was apprehended from the Kamburapola area at Hettipola in Kuliyapitiya. He was taken into custody while transporting the heroin on a motorbike. At that time the suspect possessed a kilogramme of heroin. Following interrogations, the Police succeeded in recovering nine kilogrammes of heroin from his house. Its market value was 120 million rupees. The suspect is a resident of the Ambagasgedera area in Nagollagoda.
In the meantime three suspects have been taken into custody with more than 75 grams of heroin. The suspects were arrested from Baabupulle in Grandpass and Kettarama in Maligawatte. The raid was carried out by officials of the Organized Crimes Prevention Division. Two suspects were taken into custody while transporting the narcotics in a motor vehicle. Another was apprehended following information revealed during interrogation. The suspects were due to be produced in the Maligakanda Magistrate’s Court.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor February 28, 2019 19:01