Suspect arrested over Easter attack - Police

29. 03. 2020 | 4.51pm
Suspect arrested over Easter attack - Police

A suspect has been arrested today (29) for allegedly transporting the suspect who carried out the Easter attack at the Zion Church in Batticaloa, Director of the Police Media Division Superintendent of Police Jaliya Senaratne said.

He said this at a press conference held at the Information Department today.

A group of suspects are being detained for further questioning, police said.

However, a large number of suspects have been arrested by former CID officers. But many of these officers have been transferred.

Police said at the press conference that some officers have been transferred to carry out investigations properly.

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