Jul 11, 2020

Police shoots drunken man in Angulana

A person has been shot dead by Police in the Lunawa area in Angulana.

Police Media Spokesman SSP Jaliya Senaratne said that vehicles were inspected at roadblocks at around 12.30 last night.

A drunken man in a three-wheeler that had been inspected at the time had pelted stones at a police officer.

A police officer has shot at the drunk individual and he had died after being admitted to the Colombo South Teaching Hospital in Kalubowila.

The deceased has been identified as a 39 year old resident of Angulana.