Aug 12, 2020

Angoda Lokka's key gunman shot dead Featured

A key gunman of ‘Angoda Lokka’, known as Asitha Hemathilake alias ‘Solta’, was gunned down by police last night (11).

Police had opened fire at him after he attempted to hurl a grenade at police officers in Welivita, Mulleriyawa.

According to DIG in charge of the Western Province Deshabandu Tennakoon, 'Solta' was wanted for multiple homicides including the murder of a woman at a beauty salon in Kottawa in 2017.