Oct 25, 2017

Divulapitiya shooting: injured suspect remanded

The suspect who sustained injuries and was hospitalized as a result of the shootout between Police STF officers and a group of thieves on the Divulapitiya – Dunagaha – Ballapana road has been remanded until November 7.

This order was issued by the Acting Gampaha Magistrate Padma Amaratunge. The suspect ordered to be remanded is a resident of Alathapola, Minuwangoda.

He was receiving treatment at the Gampaha hospital under the custody of the Divulapitiya Police.