Aug 10, 2020

Man arrested after attempting to rape foreigner

A suspect has been arrested after attempting to rape a Filipino woman in Malabe, Police said.

The woman had been in her house in Malabe when the suspect had entered the premises on Saturday evening and attempted to rape her.

A Police complaint was lodged over the incident after the victim was hospitalised.

The suspect was arrested and produced before the Kaduwela Magistrate yesterday (09). He was subsequently ordered to be remanded until Aug. 21.

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