Thursday, 24th June 2021

Police arrest person accused of 27 child abuse cases

British Asia News Network

Police have arrested a person accused of 27 child abuse cases in last 2 years from Kohuwala.

 

Police said that these crimes were exposed during enquiry when he was arrested for possession of heroin.The 52 year old accused from Mawathagama, Kurunegala has been identified to be a registered criminal and 11 arrest warrants have been issued against him by Wattala and Nugegoda Magistrates’ Courts.

Investigations show , he is a suspect wanted for 27 reported cases of child molestation at Kohuwala, Mount Lavinia, Dehiwala, Kandy and Katugastota police stations during 2017 and 2018 and 5 minor criminal charges at Kandy police station.

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