The Police said that Manel Rohana was shot dead when he attacked an STF team which attempted to arrest him in Kamburupitiya in Matara. (Colombo Gazette) Yesterday a notorious underworld member, Manel Rohana alias ‘Tilak’ was shot dead by the STF in Matara.The Police said that Manel Rohana was a key accomplice of underworld leader Makandure Madush. The Police Special Task Force (STF) and the Police launched a combined operation in Matara today to arrest two suspects linked to the underworld.The search operation was launched in the Wilpita reserve in Matara.
A man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant has been arrested in Hamilton.Tyler Robitaille was wanted for breaching his parole.The 28-year-old is serving a three-year sentence for Break and Enter and Theft Under $5,000.The warrant for Robitaille was issued Saturday. Hamilton Police said Monday he was arrested in the city.