Embilipitiya police officer arrested over Cannabis transportation

Embilipitiya police officer arrested over Cannabis transportation

Embilipitiya police officer arrested over Cannabis transportation

Written by Staff Writer

02 Feb, 2015 | 4:33 pm

A police inspector who had allegedly transported 100 kilogrammes of Cannabis has been arrested in Embilipitiya.

Police Media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana said that a police inspector who was transferred from the Wellawaya Police Station to the Ethimalaya Police Station was arrested in connection with the incident.

The Police Media Spokesperson added that the truck which had 100 kilogrammes of Cannabis on board was probed after a tip-off received from Embilipitiya at around 9:30 Sunday night. He added that the suspect is scheduled to be produced before court.

Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana further noted that the Embilipitiya Police have launched investigations into the incident.

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