Wanduramba Police OIC arrested for robbing Rs. 1 million from a person
Thu, Oct 28, 2021, 12:16 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Oct 28, Colombo: The OIC of the Wanduramba Police Crime Division has been arrested for allegedly robbing Rs. 1 million from a person who had come to buy a vehicle, Nagoda Police said.
According to the police, the Chief Inspector on October 11th through a vehicle broker in the Meegoda area had brought a person who wanted to buy a vehicle when the police officer was previously serving in Maharagama to Kalutara.
When the person on the way to Galle after arriving in Kalutara, the suspect, who had arrived in a three-wheeler, had stopped the car, got into it, saying that there was counterfeit money had taken Rs. 1 million into his custody and fled.
The man has lodged a complaint with the police and the Galle SP Mahesh Kumarasinghe has conducted an investigation and after recording statements has arrested the suspect.