Five nabbed with heroin worth Rs.7mn in Grandpass

Published : 9:07 am  October 8, 2018 | No comments so far |  | 


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By Thilanka Kanakarathna   

Five suspects including a woman were arrested at the Mahawatta area in Grandpass in possession of heroin worth over Rs.7 million by Colombo Crime Division (CCD) on Friday night.   Following a tip-off received by the CCD officers the suspects were arrested while they were transporting the narcotics using two three-wheelers and a motorcycle.   

The seized drugs were weighing around 650 grams.   

The arrested drug dealers were to be produced before the Maligakanda Magistrate’s Courts.   

The CCD is conducting further investigations.