Colombo: ‘Hiru Gossip’ reports that a 34-year-old married man from Pothanegama area in Giribawa, molested a woman he offered a lift to on his motorbike. The woman was waiting for a bus on June 25, when the suspect came on his motorcycle and told the victim that he was too going towards the town and could give her a lift.
The woman got on to the bike but the suspect then changed the direction and took her to a burial ground where he molested her. A team of police officers on mobile patrol in the area spotted the woman and rescued her. The suspect is due to be produced before the magistrate court and Anuradhapura police are investigating.