Friday, 26th February 2021

Drug trafficker arrested with 1.2 kg heroin worth Rs 7mn

Colombo, Jun 21 (BAN/CD): The STF arrested a drug trafficker with 1.2kg of heroin worth over Rs. 7 million in possession at Katubedda Junction in Ratmalana yesterday.

The suspect had been engaged in heroin trafficking when the raid was conducted, according to the STF.

Following a tip off, the STF went ahead with the arrest. A car and two mobile phones were seized along with the suspect by the STF.

The suspect was handed over to the Police Narcotic Bureau for further investigations.

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