Wellampitiya OIC remanded until Jan 21
Wellampitiya Police OIC accused of possession of drugs remanded till January 21 by the Colombo Magistrate Court. The Colombo additional Magistrate on January 2 allowed the CCD to detain and question the wife Wellampitiya OIC for an additional seven days.
The Wellampitiya Police OIC and wife were arrested in connection to a drug-related offence on January 1.
(Courtesy: Ada Derana)
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