The Officer-In-Charge of the Gandara Police Station has been arrested in relation to charges of sexually assaulting a female Police officer.
The suspect was reportedly arrested by the Children and Women’s Bureau of the Matara Division last night.
A complaint was lodged against the OIC last evening, alleging that a female Police Constable, who was on duty at the Gandara Police Station last morning, was sexually assaulted.
The OIC is currently held at the Matara Police Station and is due to be produced before Court today.
Further investigations are being carried out by the Senior Superintendent of Police of the Matara Division.