Investigations begin; Foreign firearm found in Azath Salley’s vehicle

Investigations begin; Foreign firearm found in Azath Salley’s vehicle

According to Police Media spokesman, Deputy Inspector General (Ajith Rohana), the police are investigating a foreign manufactured firearm and several ammunition were found inside the vehicle of the Mr Azath Salley at the time of arrest.

Mr Salley will be detained and questioned under the Prevention of Terrosim Act as instructed by the Attorney General (AG), the Police said.

The AG advised the DIG and the CID that credible information was disclosed of the offences committed under the Penal Cod , PTA, and the ICCPR Act by Mr Salley.

Mr Salley was arrested by the CID yesterday (16) in regard of a statement made by him.