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* STF arrests 51 with drugs at Facebook party in Balangoda
Mon, Jun 17, 2019, 01:15 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 17, Colombo: The Special Task Force (STF) of Police has raided a Facebook party and arrested 51 people, who were in possession of narcotic drugs and pills.

The STF and the Excise Department following a tip-off given by the Excise Office in Ratnapura have raided the party held at a reception hall at Belihuloya in Balangoda last evening.

The suspects were found in possession of 160 milligrams of heroin, 300 milligrams of cocaine, 50 milligrams of Crystal Methamphetamine known as 'ice' 150g of Cannabis and several other drugs.

The STF officers have handed over the suspects to the Ratnapura Excise Office for further investigations.

 

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