BIA security arrests armed suspect

Staff Writer

COLOMBO (News 1st) – Airport security at the BIA arrested an individual today for possession of a firearm. The suspect in question had arrived at the airport to fly to Dubai.

The 50-year-old suspect has been identified as a resident of Rajagiriya. According to the Police, the suspect is a former Airforce Pilot who is currently employed as a Pilot attached to a domestic airline in Kenya.

The arrested suspect is due to be presented before the Negombo Magistrate courts.