The Colombo Fort Magistrate has allowed the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) to further detain five suspects arrested in Colpetty yesterday with heroin.
The court has allowed the PNB to detain the suspects till January 29th for further questioning.
The Police Special Task Force (STF) had raided an apartment in Colpetty and seized around 100kg of heroin yesterday.
Two Americans and an Afghan national were among those arrested.
According to the Police, two Sri Lankans were also arrested. (Colombo Gazette)