Two suspects have been taken into police custody in Kekirawa for allegedly trying to sell a ‘Sembuwa’ filled with two fake gold pieces and a gem stone.
Police Media Unit said the suspects were arrested at Kumbuksevana in Kekirawa while trying to sell the ‘Sembuwa’ which they claimed had been retrieved from a buried treasure.
The two suspects, aged 37 and 38 years, are residents of Kekirawa and . Galkiriyagama. They are due to be produced before the Kekirawa Magistrate today.
Kekirawa Police are investigating.