Apr 20, 2018

CCTV footage of Mirissa assault missing!

Police sources reveal that a prominent politician had been at the party a little while before two Dutch tourists were harassed and a British national assaulted in Mirissa recently.
Despite the presence of CCTV cameras in the hotel, no footage has been found. It is yet to be learnt whether the footage was deliberately erased or had expired.
It is said that the incident had taken place 1/2 hour after the politician had left.
Investigations have led to eight persons being arrested on this regard.
Meanwhile, it is being revealed that in addition to politicians, members of prominent underworld gangs in Colombo too attend beach parties in Mirissa.
In a separate incident in Weligama, five Israel nationals were assaulted and 05 suspects have been arrested on this regard.
(Source : Lankadeepa)