BY Cassendra Doole
One person was taken into custody by the Western Province (North) Crimes Division of the Peliyagoda Police for being in the possession of over two grams of heroin.
According to the Police Media Unit the suspect was apprehended near the Poranukotuwa Watta grounds by a team of the Western Province North Crimes Division based on a tip-off. The suspect had two grams and 150 milligrams of heroin in his possession at the time of the arrest.
The suspect, who is a 38-year-old resident of the Peliyagoda, was produced before the Hulftsdorp Magistrate's Court yesterday (20).
The North Crimes Division of the Peliyagoda Police are conducting further investigations.