Saturday, May 30, 2009

Permission granted to get details of Lt. Colonel’s bank account

(LT)Miss. Dharshika Wimalasiri, the Additional Magistrate of Mt. Lavinia granted authority to CID to get details of a bank account of an Army colonel accused of obtaining money for supplying ammunition to the tiger terrorist organization. The accused is Lt. Col. Ranjith Chandrasiri who is being detained on orders.

The suspect was arrested on information received by Superintendent of Police Vas Gunawardene on the 14th. When the suspect was taken into custody he had in his possession a pistol, 69 cartridges and 62 magazines. When further investigations were conducted Rs.1.4 million, foreign currency, 125 cartridges and 30 .22 cartridges were found. Full text Share on Facebook