Two arrested over a vehicle racket
2020-10-26 at 11:06
Two persons have been arrested from Ruwanwella and Imbulgoda for allegedly re-selling vehicles purchased on lease, by changing the engine and chassis numbers.
Police said the duo was engaged in the racket by purchasing a large number of vehicles from car sales.
Following integrations, police has uncovered that the suspects had sold three three-wheelers and a lorry.
The suspects aged 38 and 58, are residents of Ruwanwella and Imbulgoda.
The duo is scheduled to be produced before the Gangodawila Magistrate’s Court today.
The Anti-Vice Unit of the Western Province-South is conducting further investigations.