Wanted suspect arrested with live hand grenade

2020-08-02 at 14:57

It has been revealed that the suspect arrested at the Mahawatta public cemetery in Grandpass yesterday, with a foreign manufactured live hand grenade, is a close associate of Tholkamudalige Chamara Sampath Rodrigo, who is currently in remand custody.

The 30-year-old suspect is a resident of Henamulla, Colombo 15.

Police said he is the chief suspect in stabbing and causing injuries to three individuals in the Grandpass Police Division.

The suspect is due to be produced before the Hulftsdorp Magistrate’s Court No. 04 today.

Further investigations are being carried out by the Grandpass Police.