03 females have been arrested for assaulting a group of Police officers and hospitalizing one of them.
The Police officers were carrying out a drug raid on Friday (30) when they were assaulted by the suspect, who arrested with 3 grams of Heroin.
A group including the suspect’s wife had pelted stones at the officers which resulted in an officer being hospitalised after the attack.
The officer who was injured is receiving treatment at the Matara Hospital.
Several others who fled the scene have also been arrested.