Three Army personnel arrested for extorting money from people

Three Army personnel arrested for extorting money from people

22 July 2021 11:01 am

Three members of the Army have been arrested by the Chilaw and Negombo CID for attempting to extort money from a woman in the Chilaw area and a man in the Seeduwa area.

Two soldiers were arrested last night (21) while attempting to extort Rs. 15,000 from a woman in the Mayilakkulam area in Chilaw while the other was arrested in uniform while attempting to take a bribe of Rs. 80,000 from a man in the Seeduwa area.