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Wednesday, 02 March 2016 - 16:36
Unknown gunmen open fire at a prison bus in Dematagoda - Dematagoda Chaminda injured.
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A group of unknown gunmen opened fire at a prison bus which was transporting a group of detainees from Magistrate Court in Hulftsdorp to Welikada Prison.

The drive by shooting occurred near Samantha Cinema in Dematagoda this afternoon. 

 The assailant group drove by the bus in a motor car and a motor cycle. 

 Prison Media Spokesman Thushara Upuldeniya stated that one of the suspects, Dematagoda Chaminda who was shot at during the incident was admitted to Colombo National Hospital. 

 Meanwhile a Hospital spokesperson told our news team that the injured person was shot in the chest and necessary treatment had been given. 

 Police stated that the prison bus was shot at when a group of detainees were

Prison Media Spokesman Thushara Upuldeniya further explains the incident to our news team.


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