The chief suspect in the abduction of Thamara Heshalee Wijekoon was arrested today by the police in the Deegama area, Wallawa.
The suspect was arrested following a special operation launched by the Wellawa police and the CID.
The suspect was also known in the Neriyawa area for attempting to enter into houses during the night, while covering himself in grease and stealing women’s clothes.
Therefore the suspect was also known by the name “grease Gamini”.
The Wellawa police said that this individual has been arrested in 2 previous occasions as well.
Police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana said that the suspect has been handed over to the CID for further investigations.Related story published below :http://www.hirunews.lk/91991/main-suspect-in-abduction-child-arrested