A suspect has been arrested over the incident of a man being found with gunshot injuries in Maligawatta.
A 35 year- old resident of a housing complex in Maligawatta is receiving treatment at the Emergency Unit of the Colombo National hospital after being found with gun-shot wounds on Saturday (30).
A suspect was arrested close to the Malwatta Bridge last afternoon following investigations conducted by the Maligawatta Police.
Over 2 grams of heroin was also seized from the man, who has been identified as a 32 year- old resident of Maligawatta.
The Police said the suspect is to be produced before the Maligakanda Magistrate’s Court today. (Colombo Gazette)