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Three Ukrainians in police net


28 June 2013 11:33 am - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Three Ukranians who were in possession of 14 credit cards and Rs. 900,000 were arrested this afternoon in Katukurunda, Kalutara.

One of the suspects had initially visited the Bank of Ceylon branch in Katukurunda and had stayed within the premises for an extended time which prompted suspicion.

When security officers at the bank attempted to question the suspect he had fled the bank premises  

The security officers chased the suspect and a traffic policemen on duty in the vicinity had apprehended him.

Thereafter two other suspects who were in a car were also arrested.
he Kalutara police are conducting investigations.( Kusal Chamath)

  Comments - 4

  • Lanka Silva Friday, 28 June 2013 01:11 PM

    Arrest and punish these foreign crooks..The punishment must be severe so as to send a strong message to future would be crooks wanting to come to our country to cheat and rob our people.

    Jagath Leanage Saturday, 29 June 2013 02:07 AM

    In a previous occasion too, Ukrainians were arrested for Credit Card forgery. So when foreigners go inside, Security personals who are guarding ATM cubicles should be more vigilant.

    manhatton Saturday, 29 June 2013 09:23 AM

    are these men or women. if it's women sl police will good job in investigating them.

    mac Saturday, 29 June 2013 09:33 AM

    we will lose foreign currency...todays foreigners

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