5 Tamils arrested in Vavuniyaa, Ampaa'rai
[TamilNet, Saturday, 24 October 2009, 04:52 GMT]
Five Tamils including two women were taken into custody by the police
in two separate incidents Friday morning. In the first incident, four
Tamils including a woman were arrested in Vavuniyaa by the Police
Special Investigations Division. In the second incident a team of the
Special Task Force (STF) of Police took into custody a Tamil woman in
Ampaa’rai, according to police spokesman Nimal
He claimed that all the suspects are former LTTE cadres who had been
involved in abduction and extortion.
The arrested persons are being interrogated by the Terrorist Intelligence Unit.