Two arrested with Heroin

Thursday, 17 December 2015 - 11:53


Two suspects have been arrested in two places for the possession of Heroin. On a round up carried out in Oriyamulla area by the Wattala police yesterday a suspect has been arrested with 2g and 200mlg of Heroin in his possession.

The suspect who is a resident of Ragama will be produced in the courts today. Police have arrested another suspect with 1g and 130mlg of Heroin in his possession at Narahenpita area yesterday afternoon on a tip off. He will be produced today at the Maligakandha magistrate court.

According to the country’s law crimes of possession of 2mlg or more than 2mlg of Heroin dealing and transporting will be penalized with death sentence or life imprisonment.

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