Two arrested with 22kgs of narcotics

2019-03-15 at 18:00

Two suspects wanted over several murders, have been arrested in Hekitta, Wattala with 16 kilograms of heroin and several other forms of narcotics.

The duo was arrested in a special operation conducted by the Police Special Task Force this evening.

The suspects were also found to be in possession of four firearms.

The two were wanted over a murder reported in Hekitta several months ago including another murder in Colombo, Fort.

A vehicle belonging to the two has also been seized.

The two, 24 and 30 years of age, are associates of underworld member Kennedy alias ‘Buma’.