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Two arrested for robbery of Rs. 2.1Mn

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COLOMBO (News 1st) – Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the robbery of Rs. 2.1 million in Moratuwa.The suspects were arrested during an operation carried out by the Mt.

Lavinia Criminal Investigation Unit in the Ratmalana area.The Police impound a van, a motorcycle, a three-wheeler and a sharp weapon that were used by the suspects.An employee of a shop had taken Rs.

2.1 million to be deposited in the bank on 4th October.At that instance, a group had kidnapped the employee, beaten him and injured him, and robbed the cash from him.The two suspects who were arrested in connection with the incident are due to be produced before the Moratuwa Magistrate's Court..

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