Burglars break into retired police officers house

Friday, 11 June 2021 - 17:41

A case of breaking into the house of a retired female police inspector and stealing money and property whose husband and daughter succumbed to coronavirus has been reported from the Pitigala Wattahena area in Elpitiya.

The retired police inspector has lodged a complaint to the Pitigala Police that her house had been broken into and the property stolen on the night of 9 June.

Accordingly, the Pitigala Police have commenced investigations into the incident.

The theft had taken place while the police inspector was staying at a relative's house in Deniyaya due to the death of her husband and her daughter, while a neighbor was taking care of her house.