‘Ali Roshan’ arrested

Friday, 13 March 2015 - 20:48


Roshan alias ‘Ali Roshan’ had been arrested yesterday by the Criminal Investigation Division (CID) on the charges of keeping elephants after acquiring fake licenses, Police Spokesperson Ruwan Gunasekara stated.

The Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya ordered the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to keep in custody the suspect for questioning till the following day when he was produced in court.

The suspect was alleged to be keeping three wild elephants in his possession, illegally.