CCD Director sentenced after 25 years for a murder committed during his tenure as OIC
Panadura High Court ordered 8 years rigorous imprisonment to the Director of Colombo Crimes Division SP Roshan de Silva and 2 constables.
The order was issued while giving the verdict of a case with regard to the disappearance and murder of a 16 year old school boy at Ingiriya area, during Roshan de Silva’s tenure as the OIC of Crimes Division at Horana Police in January 1990.
The case was filed at Panadura High Court in 2006.
Panadura High Court Judge M. Z. Razeem issued the verdict, and ordered them to pay a fine of Rs. 25,000 each.
SP Roshan de Silva has served as the Director of the CCD until the verdict was issued today.