Two jailors bailed

31 January 2011 10:47 am - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The two prison officers who were arrested today in connection with the accidental shooting of a passerby in Mt. Lavinia, while shooting at a escaping prisoner was granted a cash bail of Rs. 25,000 and a personal bail of Rs. 100,000 each.

The bystander was shot while the officers were shooting at a suspects known as “ Chooty Putha”  who escaped from the prison authorities’ custody, when he was being taken to the Mt. Lavinia on January 26th. (AW)

  Comments - 2

  • Cobra Monday, 31 January 2011 12:10 PM

    They should have been jailed for having failed!

    Retha Britt Tuesday, 01 February 2011 02:59 AM

    Hang them for killing innocent people.

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