Police attacked in Girandurukotte

Monday, 17 September 2018 - 15:59

A group of policemen were assaulted as they attempted to conduct a raid at a cannabis cultivation in Teldeniyaya, Girandurukotte.
Police confirmed that two officers were admitted to Mahiyanganaya base hospital following the assault.
Six policemen attached to Girandurukotte police station were assigned to the raid at 4.30 on Sunday evening following a titip-off received earlier in the day.
It was reported that the operators of the cannabis cultivation assaulted the officers, to obstruct the raid from being conducted .
One of the suspects has been arrested. 

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