Cop arrested for assaulting shop owner
Habarana Police have arrested a Police driver who assaulted a shop owner in Agbopura for beating a dog.
This Police constable attached to the Matale Police Station attacked a shop owner who allegedly beat his dog.
Habarana Police say that the shop owner (67) was injured in the assault by the Police officer and is being treated in the hospital. It is said that when the Police officer’s dog came near the shop, the shop owner had beaten the dog and chased it away. Police say that the suspect Police officer, who came to know that his dog was attacked by the shop owner, had retaliated by attacking him.