3 person involved in the Piliyandala shooting arrested

Monday, 22 May 2017 - 7:36

Three persons including a woman who aided and abetted the suspect involved in the shooting at Police Narcotics Eradication Bureau officers in Piliyandala have been arrested.

The Mirihaana Special Crimes Investigation Unit arrested a 44-year-old woman of Ahangama and two, 22-year-old suspects yesterday.

Police media spokesman’s office said that these had been arrested over charges of assisting and encouraging the main suspect, providing false information and giving protection to the suspect.

These suspects are scheduled to be produced before the Kesbaewa magistrate court today. 

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