Suspect arrested with Rs.31 Mn & $140k in cash

2020-08-01 at 08:00

A suspect has been arrested at a residence in Dematagoda, in possession of Rs.31.3 Million & $140,000 in cash, suspected to be linked to the narcotics trade.

The raid was carried out by the Combo North Divisions Special Checkpoint Unit. Initial investigations have revealed the suspect was a financial middle man for narcotics racketeers.

Further investigations are being carried out by the Colombo Harbor Police.