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Poacher escapes

A wildlife officer of the Lunugamvehera Wildlife Office has lodged a complaint at the Lunugamvehera police that a poacher had escaped after he was shot at by the wildlife officers when he attempted to open fire at them.

The wildlife officers were patrolling at Kalu Wewa in Thanamalwila on Wednesday (5) when the incident occurred.

The poacher was identified as a resident of Lunugamvehera.

SI Nuwan Ratnayake is investigating the incident led by OIC H.V.Disanayake under the instructions of Tangalle ASP Laksiri Geethal.