Five members of Jaffna motorcycle gang arrested

Five members of Jaffna motorcycle gang arrested

February 1, 2017   07:51 am

- By Admin


Police have arrested five suspected members of the motorcycle gang responsible for attacking several individuals using sharp objects and torching a shop in Jaffna.

The suspects were arrested following operations carried out in Jaffna and Kopai along with 4 swords, a hand axe, a tomahawk and a motorcycle, the police spokesman’s office said. 

They will be produced before the Jaffna Magistrate’s Court today (01), police said.

CCTV footage released to media yesterday showed several sword-wielding members of a motorbike gang in Jaffna attacking people near a shop which they had damaged by hurling a petrol bomb. 

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