Akurassa Police said that two suspects were arrested on March 12 for stealing antique brass items from a house while its owner was away.
While the owner went to her daughter’s house in a distant area, someone has broken the doors and stole several brass items including a lamp and three water motors.
On March 12, two suspects in the same area, aged 38 and 28, were arrested. The stolen goods were also taken into custody.
The suspects were presented to the Matara Magistrate’s Court and ordered to be remanded.