7 including 3 policemen arrested in connection with the 10 million rupee heist in Slave Island - part of the stolen money recovered.

Saturday, 09 March 2013 - 8:03


The Police have arrested 7 individuals in connection with the theft of 10 million rupees from a businessman in Slave Island.


Police media spokesperson SP Buddhika Siriwardena stated that 3 policemen were among those arrested.


2 of the police officers serve in traffic police while the other officer serves in the Ministerial Security Division.


The police media spokesperson also stated that a part of the stolen money has also been recovered.