Kohuwala Police constable arrested

Kohuwala Police constable arrested

Kohuwala Police constable arrested

Written by Staff Writer

02 Aug, 2016 | 9:30 am

A police constable attached to the Kohuwala Police station has been arrested by the Special Investigations Unit of the Police Headquarters. He was arrested for allegedly attempting to solicit a bribe of Rs.15,000  from a motorist under the influence of alcohol.

Police stated that the drunk driver whose vehicle was parked on the side of the road, was escorted to the Kohuwala Police station by a mobile patrol unit.

A police constable had then attempted to intimidate the motorist by threatening to arrest him if he did not pay Rs.15,000.

The police constable was arrested following a complaint lodged regarding the incident.

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