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‘Bena’ arrested with heroin

27 December 2018 09:24 am - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A 32-year-old Pradeep Pushpakuma alias ‘Bena’, an accomplice of underworld figure Ratmalana Manju, has been arrested with 10.7 grammes of heroin during a raid at Weda Mawatha in Maharagama last night.

Police said the suspect was the financial handler and drug distributor of Ratmalana Manju.

The suspect, a resident of Piliyandala, was arrested on a tipoff by the Police Organized Crimes Prevention officers.

Initial investigations revealed that the suspect was also wanted for aiding and abetting a shooting incident in Mount Lavinia in which an individual was killed.

Police said the suspect would be produced in the Gangodawila Magistrate's Court. (Darshana Sanjeewa)

  Comments - 2

  • Chux Thursday, 27 December 2018 11:56 AM

    Underworld doesn’t understand these things they only like underworld and must not waiste public funds at all

    Tikiri Thursday, 27 December 2018 01:28 PM

    OMG what a lot of nicknames

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