Burglar couple nabbed in Badulla


Badulla Police arrested a married couple from Pahalawatta, Badulla yesterday (23) morning, along with nearly two million rupees in bstolen goods in their possession.  According to Police, a 60-year-old man and his 57-year-old wife have been arrested. Police said that stolen LP gas cylinders, gas stoves, electric equipment, musical instruments and footwear had been recovered.

Police added that the couple had been engaged in burglary as profession using a drug addicted young man in the area. Badulla Police have commenced a manhunt to apprehend the third suspect and will produce the suspects in Court following formal inquiries.

By Naalir Jamaldeen