Fourteen people who were allegedly involved in a Heroin racket in Kochchikade area in Negombo were arrested by the police.
Police stated that the Crimes Division of the Kochchikade police had made these arrests following the raids conducting on a tip off they received. Authorities say the suspects allegedly possessed 3,500 milligrams of Heroin at the time of the arrest.
According to the police, they are residents of Katana, Negombo and Kochchikade areas. They are to produced before the Negombo Magistrate today.