Suspect was produced before the court by the Malwathuhiripitiya police station.
He was apprehended by the landlord and his son when he stole a coconut and later handed over to the police.
Gampaha magistrate Manjula Karunaratne ordered him to be released on bail of Rs 100,000/- personal surety.
Suspect was a resident of Nilmahara, Malwathuhiripitiya.
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