Woman held over laptop, cellphone thefts
A 46 - year - old woman who stole a laptop computer worth Rs 195,000
and two mobile phones worth Rs 60,000 from a car parked at Ward Place on
September 16 was arrested by Kurunduwatte Police on Saturday.
Three other women who purchased the stolen items from the suspect
were arrested by the Police after interrogating the suspect. Police also
took into custody three lap top computers, one desk top computer, three
mobile phones , a gas cylinder and other stolen property worth Rs
650,000 from the women's possession.
Police said the suspect had sold the items after a series of thefts
in several locations. They women were produced before the Colombo chief