Suspect dies while in Police custody

A suspected burglar died while in Police custody, the Police media unit said today.

The Police said the burglar fell from the third floor of a house in Mattakkuliya when he had attempted to escape after attempting a robbery.

According to the Police, the man was captured by area residents and handed over to the Police.

However he died while in Police custody.

Investigations are underway.

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