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A 16 year old student and 30 year old man were arrested by the Ambalangoda Police for stealing smart phones worth Rs. 6 million.


The individuals who were arrested on a tip off received by the police had stolen smart phones from mobile phones shops in the area. The suspects had Rs. 65,000 in cash when they were arrested.


Police said the 16 year old was a student of a popular school in Aluthgama and had gained admission through the Grade Five scholarship exam.


The suspects are to be produced before the Balapitiya Magistrate’s Court today.  

 

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  • IVJ Wednesday, 12 October 2016 02:31 PM

    What are those cops standing around and looking as if watching a circus?

    ANTON Wednesday, 12 October 2016 10:47 AM

    STEALING PHONES IS NOT THAT BAD AS STEALING PHONE CALLS.

    Madiay Wednesday, 12 October 2016 11:07 AM

    One rips of the country by millions of dollars and go scot free and worse as a hero. What a sad country Sri Lanka is. Any "palanaya" it is the same.

    kaboos Wednesday, 12 October 2016 11:13 AM

    most of parents relax after the year 5 exam. thinking that their children are geniuses

    Wise Donkey Wednesday, 12 October 2016 12:01 PM

    He was arrested so fast because he is not the son of a VVIP or even a VIP.....do you see how fast thing works even if the offender a juvenile and he is nobody!


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