Five suspects including 2 soldiers arrested over shooting

Five suspects including two soldiers have been arrested over a shooting incident in which two policemen were injured.

The Police said that two T-56 assault rifles that were reported missing from the Panadura North police station have been recovered during investigations into the shooting of the two policemen in Akuressa.

The two policemen were on duty in Akuressa when they were shot at by gunmen on a motorcycle.


  1. Congratulations for a job well done for a speedy detection.
    Reward the Investigation team handsomely as they deserve for quick apprehending of suspects and the recovery of (02) weapons stolen from Panadura Police.

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