Woman arrested for attempting to bribe Police
A woman has been arrested on charges of soliciting a bribe of Rs. 250,000 to the Officer-in-Charge (OIC) of the Crimes Unit of the Avissawella Police.
Following the 35-year-old suspect’s arrest, his wife had reached out to the OIC of the Crimes Unit of the Avissawella Police offering him Rs. 250,000 to release the suspect on bail.
The Bribery Commission is conducting investigations on the woman, while the Avissawella Police is conducting investigations into the activities of her detained husband.