Terror group accomplice arrested
[June 01 2019]
An accomplice of the suicide bomber Zahran was taken
into custody by police several days ago. The suspect named, Shahul
Hameed Hamees Mohamed also known as Kalmunei Siyam alias Abu Hassan was
arrested on 22nd (May). This was revealed by the police spokesman SP
Ruwan Gunasekara at a press briefing held at the Media Centre in
Kollupitiya on Friday evening (31 May).
Investigations have revealed that he had found several
safe houses used by the terror group in Kalmunei. The Sammanthurai safe
house where some members of the terror group died in an explosion was
one of the safe houses found by this suspect. A house in Sennal village
in Sammanthurai and two other houses in Nintavur and Attalachchenai are
the other safe house locations found by him.
Meanwhile, a laptop was recovered from the Palamunai
lagoon on Friday (31). It is suspected the this laptop had been used by
Zahran. Authorities are continuing with the investigations.