Escape from police and attacked by a crocodile

Escape from police and attacked by a crocodile

Dec. 5, 2018 – Sri Lanka; A gambler who had attempt to swim over the Kelani River to flee away from the police after a raid in the Gambling Center, has lost a part of his leg after he was attacked by a Crocodile.

According to the police sources, an illegal gambling center which situated in Gurugalla area in Avissawella was raided by a team of police officers attached to the Anti-Crime Investigation Unit.

However, several gamblers those who were playing cards at the time of the raid had fled the Scene and the police chased after them.

One of the gamblers who had attempt to swim over the Kelani River to flee away from the police after a raid in the Gambling Center, has lost a part of his leg after he was attacked by a Crocodile.
According to the police sources, an illegal gambling center which situated in Gurugalla area in Avissawella was raided by a team of police officers attached to the Anti-Crime Investigation Unit. However, several gamblers those who were playing cards at the time of the raid had fled the Scene and the police were after them.

One of the gamblers had jumped in to the Kelani River from the Gurugalla New Bridge. While swimming across the river, he was attacked by a crocodile and part of his leg was swallowed by the Crocodile.

It was also revealed that the gambler had yelled and plead after his leg was grabbed by the Crocodile, to set him free while thinking that his leg was grabbed by a police cop who had chased him.

The gambler was immediately admitted to the Government Hospital in Avissawella. The raid was done by the Officer in Charge of Seethawaka Divisional Crime Eradication Unit.




 

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