Phones, SIM cards found in Magazine Prison
Prison Intelligence officers have found 33 mobile phones and 35 SIM cards during a surprise raid in the ‘G’ ward and ‘H’ ward of the Colombo Magazine Prison where Pastor Jerome Fernando is detained.
Pastor Jerome Fernando, who is in remand according to a court order, is detained in the ‘G’ ward of Magazine Prison since December 1. The surprise raid had been carried out on December 2 night. The Prison Department has started further investigation regarding the mobile phones and SIM cards found during this search. Arrangements have been made to hand over the relevant mobile phones and SIM cards to the Police for further investigation.