Hotel owner & son arrested for robbing foreign currency from guests

January 18, 2023 at 10:44 AM


Three suspects have been arrested for having stolen foreign currency worth Rs. 06 million from foreign tourists at a hotel in Habaraduwa.

According to Ada Derana, the Police stated that the suspects were the owner of the hotel, his son, and an accountant.

The group is reported to have stolen the foreign currency belonging to the hotel guests. 

The Police stated that the suspects had stolen the money by misusing the secret code of safety lockers.

The Habaraduwa Police is conducting further investigations into the incident. (NewsWire)