The son of Soththi Upali, a notorious underworld leader who was killed in 1998, was arrested in Katubedda today with heroin and a weapon.
The Police said that 41 year old Arambawelage Don Lakshitha Prasanna was arrested during a raid.
The Police seized 2.5 kg of heroin and a weapon during the raid.
Soththi Upali’s other family members have also been arrested in the past with heroin. (Colombo Gazette)