Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Police raid brothel in Barnes Place
Cinnamon Gardens Police have rounded up five women from a brothel located at a three story building down Barnes Place in Colombo yesterday (Mar. 14).
Police had obtained a search warrant from the Maligakanda Magistrate after receiving a tipoff about this house of ill fame.
Among the suspects arrested is a woman, aged 24 from Wellawatte, who had run the place, which had been rented out by its owner.
The others, from Mirigama, Maharagama, Galigamuwa and Angoda, are in their mid twenties, police said.
They had charged Rs. 2,500 per hour from a customer.
The suspects are due to be produced before the Maligakanda magistrate.
source : srilankamirror