Couple busted with one Kg of heroin
A couple was taken into custody along with one kilogram of heroin at a location in Belanwilla yesterday afternoon, Police said. According to Police the bust was made while the pair was travelling in a car.
Initially, 500 grams of the narcotic was recovered from the vehicle and the remaining 500 grams was recovered from a house in Boralesgamuwa that belonged to them Police added.
The heroin find has a street value of some one million rupees, Police said. The detection was made following a tip-off provided to State Intelligence sleuths, Police added.