04 hand grenades, a pistol & several items found from Homagama

Thursday, 02 July 2020 - 10:57

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04 hand grenades, a pistol & several items found from Homagama, Kendalanda today on information given by the suspect arrested from Athurugiriya with a T-56 firearm.

Police found a T-56 rifle suspected to have been stolen from a shop in Pitipana, Homagama during an operation last night.

Earlier, the STF seized eleven T-56 rifles and 12 firearms from the same shop.

However, it was later revealed that seven more firearms were missing.