Police have arrested an employee of the Government Analyst’s Department with over 18 grams of heroin.
The suspect was arrested last evening while travelling on a motorbike in Moratuwahena, based on a tipoff received by the Athurugiriya Police.
The 28-year-old suspect, a resident of Matara, is due to be produced before the Kaduwela Magistrate’s Court today.
Further investigations are being carried out by the Athurugiriya Police.
(Source: News Radio)