Army intelligence member arrested for Noyahr abduction

21 March 2017 08:10 am - 12     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A 34-year-old member of the Army Intelligence Unit was arrested last night in connection with the abduction and assault of senior journalist Keith Noyahr in 2008 at his residents in Dehiwela, Police said.

They said the suspect was a resident of Vegovwa area in Minuwangoda and he was arrested at 09.35p.m.

He is to be produce before the Mount Lavinia Magistrates Courts today.

  Comments - 12

  • Harry Wednesday, 22 March 2017 05:20 AM

    Excellent!! Why not investigate for Saagarika Gomez's killing too?

    Ganesh Wednesday, 22 March 2017 05:22 AM

    How can a war hero and a valiant soldier be arrested on suspicion ? Won't the president and other patriotic leaders recent at this action ?

    GENEVA Tuesday, 21 March 2017 08:53 AM

    Tremors (to put it mildly) from Geneva causing reactions here.

    Jacoob Betrayal Tuesday, 21 March 2017 08:55 AM

    THIS is a total betrayal . Should have ben an army cook or driver NOT an "intelligent" officer

    Sam Tuesday, 21 March 2017 09:17 AM

    Only took 9 nine years!

    Lal Tuesday, 21 March 2017 11:28 AM

    There is enough evidence to sentence Gota for Death

    vithura Tuesday, 21 March 2017 03:20 PM

    Is abduction synonym to intelligence in your book?

    SL in KSA Tuesday, 21 March 2017 04:52 PM

    Evidence aside these guys would probably never see the inside of a prison except while visiting an inmate, and I'm sure they have enough people to send there without really going themselves. :P

    Mano Tuesday, 21 March 2017 05:17 PM

    But the SL govt will not do it...

    Selvyn Tuesday, 21 March 2017 05:21 PM

    Gota s days are numbered. He is nearing closer and closer towards Welikade via DM Android App

    Lord Wolfstein Wednesday, 22 March 2017 11:35 AM

    A man who has committed such a crime can not be a war hero, he is not even valiant. Moreover, it is extremely difficult to find true war heroes at all.

    Priscilla Tuesday, 21 March 2017 09:43 PM

    All this is an eyewash via DM Android App

Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment

Public transport 'side-laned'?

“Miss, mantheeru neethiya nisa api bus passen yanna one. Ithin drop eka par

Land acquisitions in Hanthana and Knuckles Mountain ranges

Sri Lankans will soon lose their opportunity to boast about the rich biodiver

Wanathawilluwa forest clearance: Whodunit?

Days after the Anawilundawa Ramsar Wetland, situated in Puttalam District, ma

‘I’m scared to see her face’

On August 13, a woman happened to meet a child who was in desperate need of h