Sergeant arrested over trespass, assault in Weerambugedera
Weerambugedara police arrested a police sergeant attached to the Mattakkuliya police station day before yesterday (28) for assaulting an individual. This police sergeant resides in Wehara Wadakada.
Police said that the police officer was involved in an argument with a resident of a neighbouring house and when he had come home on leave, he had gone to the neighbour’s garden and started an argument.
The neighbour had complained to the Weerambugedara police and stated that the police sergeant had trespassed into his garden and assaulted him.
Weerambugedara police officers who arrested the police sergeant day on Tuesday (28) after investigating the complaint have released the sergeant on police bail and referred the complaint to the Mediation Board.