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A suspect involved in a robbery arrested

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor June 19, 2019 19:15

A suspect involved in a robbery arrested

A suspect who had made an attempt to rob a shop in Moragaha-hena was arrested with a firearm by the Panadura police.
Three suspects who have arrived at the shop on a motor bike had tried to loot the owner of the shop by blocking his motor car in front of the shop. The owner had been able to drive towards the Moragaha-hena police station despite the threat from the thieves. Following an investigation based on the vehicle number, the Panadura police was able to apprehend one out of three suspects. Locally made firearm and four bullets were seized in his custody. According to the police, the motor bike that was used to carry out the robbery had been stolen from the Gonapola area in Horana. The suspect is scheduled to be produced before the Horana Magistrate’s court.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor June 19, 2019 19:15