The wife of a retired Income Tax Commissioner has fallen ill and a gold necklace worth Rs. XNUMX was stolen from the neck of a patient in an ambulance.
The gold necklace was also found based on the information revealed by the suspect.
The suspect is a 29 year old nurse residing in Ethul Kotte.
The suspect, a 73-year-old resident of Nugegoda, has been arrested following a complaint lodged with the police by the retired Commissioner of Income Tax.
It was revealed that the gold necklace had been stolen when the patient went to the room where she was to put on a new dress before being taken away by the ambulance.