Three suspects were taken into custody by the Police’s Anti-Narcotics Bureau with 400.3 grams of Heroin.

Police said officers had searched three suspects based on a tip-off at Wennawatta Junction along the Ambatale-Thotalanga Road at around 5.00pm yesterday. They recovered 400.3 grams of Heroin together with Rs.180,000 in cash. A three-wheeler that the suspects were traveling in was also taken into custody.

The suspects, aged 32, 33 and 35 years, are residents of Wellampitiya and Kelanitissa. They are due to be produced before the Maligakanda and Wattala Magistrate’s Court today.