Father and son in law arrested for calling police 119 at a rate

Published : 1:00 pm  May 6, 2014 | No comments so far |  |  (14239) reads | 

Police arrested a father and his son-in-law for calling the police emergency hotline 119 at a rate complaining about each other when they got into a brawl over a personal dispute after consuming alcohol.

The incident was reported in the Delgasgoda area in Alawathugoda. The Alawathugoda police station had received nearly 25 calls from the two men who had been accusing each other and telling the police to arrest the other.

Alawathugoda OIC Nishantha Heetiarachchi took steps to sent a team and arrest the two men who were produced in courts shortly afterwards.