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Another suspect surrenders over VIP convoy assault incident

20 July 2019 - 214   - 0

Another individual has surrendered to the police today (Jul 20) over the assault of a van driver by some members of a VIP convoy in Kalagedihena this week.

The suspect who had been arrested by the Colombo Crimes Division afterwards has been identified as a 26-year old resident of Kalutara.

According to the police spokesman, the suspect had been travelling in the defender jeep at the time of the incident. He is due to be produced before the Attanagalle Magistrate's court today.

Two other suspects had surrendered to the police over the incident last night.

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