Knife attacks injures sergeant on patrol

Knife attacks injures sergeant on patrol

Two Police officers on patrol in Mahawa Town had intercepted a group of people around 11 pm yesterday (Dec 30), when a member of the group had attacked one of the officers with a sharp object.

Four suspects involved in the incident have been identified  and the attacker has been apprehended by the Mahawa Police.

The Sergeant who was critically injured was admitted into the Mahawa Hospital before being transferred to the Nikaweratiya Hospital for further treatment.