Three teenagers arrested for  stoning vehicles

Three teenagers were arrested on Monday (20) by the police for stoning vehicles plying on the Colombo–Galle Expressway

According to police headquarters, when the suspects were produced before Galle Magistrate the 19 year old suspect was remanded at the Galle prison till Friday, while the two juvenile suspects aged 15 and 16 were sent to the Kithulampitiya Children’s Home.

They were also ordered to be examined by a psychiatrist.

There have been a series of stoning incidents on the Expressway since its opening on November 27 last year. The latest incident had taken place between Pinnaduwa and Kottawa stretch coming under the Pinnaduwa police post in the Akmeemana police area, where a Maruti car proceeding towards Kottawa had been damaged.

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