Thabbowa Reserve adventure ends in police cell

Thabbowa Reserve adventure ends in police cell

Thabbowa Reserve adventure ends in police cell

Written by Staff Writer

13 Apr, 2016 | 4:53 pm

Twelve suspects, including a man in robes, were arrested in Wanathawilluwa and Habarana over alleged treasure hunting.

The Police said that eight suspects were arrested while they were allegedly excavating for treasure at the Thabbowa Reserve in Wanathawilluwa.

The arrested individuals are residents of Wanathawilluwa, Padaviya and Ampara areas.

They are due to be produced before the Puttalam Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.  Four more suspects were arrested while digging for treasure at the Weragala Vihara in Palugaswewa Habarana.

Police stated that a man in robes is among the group arrested. The suspects are due to be produced before court.

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