Aug 20, 2020

Shani, Rohan further remanded

Former Director of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) SSP Shani Abeysekera and Police Sub-Inspector Rohan Mendis, have been further remanded until the 3rd of September by the Gampaha Magistrate’s Court.

He was arrested on charges of providing false evidence, in an investigation conducted into police custody of a stock of firearms, pertaining to an ongoing case over the murder of a businessman.

NewsRadio Court correspondent meanwhile said court also issued a warrant for the arrest of another suspect named in the case, former Police Inspector Nishantha Silva.


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