Retired Colonel arrested over Avant Garde floating armoury

Avant Garde - Mahanuwara ship

Retired Army Colonel Don Thomas Alfred Wijethunga was arrested yesterday by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) in connection with the investigation of the floating armoury of Avant Garde Maritime Services Ltd, Police said.

He was in charge of the floating armoury,

The retired army colonel will be produced at the Galle Magistrate’s Court today (28).