Suspects who stole Rs. 58 lakhs from Madagama Bank arrested

Wednesday, 25 January 2017 - 18:46

Police took into custody 4 suspects in connection to breaking an ATM machine belonging to a state bank in Bibila Madagama area and stealing Rs. 58 lakhs.

They were arrested in the areas of Minuwangoda, Balangoda, Anamaduwa and Welimada.

At the time of taking into custody the suspects had in their possession Rs. 50 lakhs equally divided among them and a vehicle.

The incident took place in the night on January 20, and the police has been able to find two gas cylinders and some weapons used to break the ATM machine.