The Akkaraipattu Police have been able to obtain information needed to solve a number of crimes reported to various police stations by questioning two suspects who are detained under a detention order.
Based on the information obtained from the two suspects, the Akkaraipattu Police are conducting further investigations.
The Akkaraipattu Police have arrested two suspects aged 29 and 45, both residents of the Irakkamam area, with three grams and 220 milligrams of heroin. The police have obtained a detention order after the two suspects were produced before the Akkaraipattu Magistrate’s Court on November 28.
The suspects had engaged in various crimes in Ampara, Kalmunai, Akkaraipattu, Thirukkovil, Central Camp, Chavalakade, Karadiyanaru and Kattankudiyan police divisions. They have allegedly stolen gold necklaces and motorcycles. The suspects had sold and mortgaged the stolen items. Of them, 37 pounds of gold jewellery worth Rs. 3.7 million have been recovered by the police. The Akkaraipattu Police are conducting further investigations to ascertain whether the suspects have committed any other crimes.