A person was apprehended by the police for allegedly being in possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition in Middeniya, Labuhengoda today (14).
He was arrested following a joint search operation carried out by officials attached to Middeniya Police and Police Special Task Officers (STF) upon a tip- off received.
The Police seized a 12-bore firearm, ammunition and 150kg of Kerala Cannabis along with the suspect.
The 35-year-old suspect has been identified as a resident of Labuhengoda and he is due to be produced before Walasmulla Magistrater’s Court.
(under the courtesy of adaderana.lk news web)