SI caught in police drug bust
A Sub Inspector of the Kalutara Police was arrested last night (18) in Hikkaduwa, for transporting 52 kilograms of heroin.
The arrest was made by the Organized Crimes Prevention Division following an investigation conducted in the Ahangama, Baddegama, Galle and Hikkaduwa areas of the Southern province, based on information they had received.
The Sub Inspector was arrested along with two more accomplices, all of whom are due to be produced before the Courts and later questioned, Police Media Spokesman, Acting Senior DIG Ajith Rohana noted.
He added that the two vehicles used by the arrestees were also taken into police custody.