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Jordanian heroin peddler sentenced to death

15 June 2016 04:06 pm - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A Jordanian who was found guilty of peddling heroin arrested at Grandpass in 2012 was sentenced to death by the Colombo High Court Judge Manilal Waidyathilake today.

Ameer Yoosuf Mohamed Al Subani was produced in Court on charges of being in possession of 16.19 grams of heroin ion 22 November 2012.

The Judge observed that the prosecution had not proved the first charge against the suspect on the heroin peddling charge but that the second charge of possessing heroin was proved beyond reasonable doubt. (T. Farook Thajudeen)



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  Comments - 2

  • kk Wednesday, 15 June 2016 04:53 PM

    very good. quick sentence. be forward to other cases also via DM Android App

    Jo Advani Thursday, 16 June 2016 06:42 PM

    The sentence seems DRASTIC for the amount of heroin involved 16 grammes (He is not a dealer with that quantity)If this was a Sri Lankan from a rich family, the case would not even go to trial...The Jordanian Embassy should intervene. FIND THE CULPRITS BEHIND THE 90 Kilos COCAINE DISCOVERED IN A SUGAR CONTAINER.....

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